1/03/2007

Red White Lotus

  



紅白の 福をたべるや お正月









eating good luck
for the New Year -
red and white lotus








red and white, koohaku 紅白, are the auspicious colors for the New Year and other auspiciuos ceremonies !





Here you have a lotus root colored that way ... tastes great, believe me!


Lotus as a KIGO



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2 comments:

sakuo said...

This is great haiku.
I like it very much.

eating good luck
for the New Year -
red and white lotus

福食べる
紅白の蓮
お正月

I am sure you would get the first prize if you entry it to haiku contest.

sakuo.

. Gabi Greve said...

wow

Beautiful read and white Engi food

Thank you very much gabi san

I ate Tai .. Medetai on the first eat

Happy Oshoogatsu ( New Years day)

Etsuko
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