Arts of Asia in Reach
Bodhidharma/Daruma Doll Lesson Plan
5. Books & Web Sites

  • Daruma: The Founder of Zen in Japanese Art and Popular Culture.
    Tokyo & NY: Kodansha International, 1987.
  • Fiarotta, Phyllis. Papercrafts Around the World. Sterling, 1996.
    Crafts from Indonesia, Japan and other countries. Make daruma dolls from Japan. Youngsters may need adult help.
  • Satoshi, Kako. Little Daruma and Little Rabbits. 1972.
    This is the third book in the popular Little Daruma series. It introduces many plays and games appropriate for wintertime.

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