Jul 22, 2019
By the mid-1550's, Mori Motonari had expanded and consolidated his power base considerably. But with the Ouchi, Otomo, and Amako threats ever present, it was only a matter of time before the Mori clan would be thrust into an all out war for the West.
Outro music "Two Swords" by _ghost
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Jun 20, 2019
Early in the Sengoku period in 1523, Mori Motonari became the
unexpected head of a scrappy little warrior house in Aki province,
caught between two powerful warring clans.
Motonari would eventually parlay his small holdings into one of the most powerful Samurai families in all of Western Japan. This is the story of his...
Sep 28, 2018
This episode we talk about the development of tea culture and the tea ceremony during the 15th and 16th century. Tea as an art began to develop throughout the late 15th and early 16th century into an activity that brought commoners, aristocrats, and Daimyo together in the tea rooms across Japan, and tea masters such as...