KAGEMUSHA(shadow samurai) is imaginating for emperor “OHJIN” who is emperor No.15th. he has legend as conqured from korean peninshula with hosed soldiers. really he was emperor as top of soldiers.after epoch,he as called “god of hachiman” by samurai soldiers. our brand “hachiman” also named from emperor “ohjin” as “god of hachiman”.
ONNA-MUSHA(Lady’s samurai) is imaginating for JINGU KOHGOH(jingu princess) who is mother of 15th emperor “OHJIN”.she is wife of 14th emperor “CHUAI”. she has legend to have gone to korean penishula for conqurer three korean coutries as matanity of “OHOJIN” by bessel.with imaginating her,making motif “TOMOE-GOZEN” on the horse who is real lady’s samurai on the genji samurai epoch as lady’s charator.
URA-MUSHA(backside musha) is imaginating “JINGU-KOHGOH” also for conquror korean three countries on the bessel. this charactor is informing for japanese people who is losing pride after world war two for recovering pride with studing real japanese history. so it is using for men’s version mainly.
INOSHISHI(primitive pig) charactor is imaginating for primitive pig of GO-OH shrine near to kyoto emperor palace in front of hamaguri gate. long time ago YUGE NO DOKYO as trying to take emperor prize with falling love with lady’s emperor. WAKE NO KIYOMARO was going to USA-HACHIMAN shrine where is kyushu island to asking hachiman god whether give him emperor or not. of course,answer was “NO”. so he was try to kill him but with apearing lots of primitive pigs and served him. this charactor was imaginating this legend. ”hachiman” brand is using for jeans lether pach mainly.