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Copy of the story of the aged mother

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Sofia Morales

on 18 November 2014

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Transcript of Copy of the story of the aged mother

The Aged Mother- main character of the story, who has the wisdom that brings to save and benefited their land.
The Young Farmer- Son of the Aged Mother.
The Daimio- the despotic ruler of shirano but later on he learned to give importance to the old folks.
Japanese Literature
JAPAN is one of the most progressive countries in the world. the striking aspect of japan is the contrast between ancient and modern ways, between oriental and western style. Japanese, young and old, enjoy gentle arts. the origin of japanese literature lies on oral poetry and mythology, and the earliest surviving work is the kojiki (record of ancient Matters.
Man vs. Man- The Only Antagonist in the story the daimio who proclaimed a law to immediately kill all the aged people
At The Foot of The Mountain in
Shinano, Japan.
A mother's love is something
that no one can explain it is made
of deep devotion and of sacrifice
and pain, it is unselfish and endless.
the story of the aged mother
japanese folktale

A degree was given by a wicked ruler to put to death all old people. A poor farmer took his aged mother up a mountain to obey the degree, but could not. He brought his mother down the mountain and hid her. The wicked ruler demanded that a twisted straw rope be made. It was the aged mother who told how to make the rope. The son told the governor the story and the degree was abolished.
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