noun. a large red papier-mâché Japanese doll in the form of a seated potbellied Buddhist monk: considered a bringer of luck and prosperity.
How do Darumas work?
A daruma doll is a traditional Japanese good luck charm for making a wish or setting a goal. Paint one eye with a circular dot (either eye is fine, but the darumas left eye is suggested). Work towards the goal every day. Once the goal or wish becomes reality, paint in the other eye.
How do you make Daruma san?
The person who is it faces away from the other players with his eyes shut. It says Daruma-san ga koronda quickly, and then turns around as quickly as possible, opening his eyes. While it is saying the phrase, the other players move closer to him. Just before it turns around, the players must freeze.
How do you make Daruma?
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