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Okinawa tattoos

Some of you may know about the Hajichi tattoos, but some of you might not which is a shame because its quite an interesting old Okinawa tradition.

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"Back in the older days of Okinawa, women used sharpened bamboo as a needle to get tattoos on their arms and hands as a magical charm that would word off evil, bring happiness or preserve a woman’s chastity."

"Back in the older days of Okinawa, women used sharpened bamboo as a needle to get tattoos on their arms and hands as a magical charm that would word off evil, bring happiness or preserve a woman’s chastity.

The history of Okinawa Japan Tattoo Culture is rich with asian heritage...  - and the tattoos protected Japanese women from pirates who sailed their trade along the beaches and prefecture shores.

The history of Okinawa Japan Tattoo Culture is rich with asian heritage. - and the tattoos protected Japanese women from pirates who sailed their trade along the beaches and prefecture shores.

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