1. Bushido: way of the Warrior

    Culture Bushido: way of the Warrior

    Bushido (武士道, lit. “the Way of the Warrior”; 武士 bushi “warrior”) refers to a set of norms constituting a code of conduct for the Japanese warrior class. Influenced by Confucianism, Zen Buddhism and Shintoism, bushidō had not been formally codified before the Edo period. The Principles of...