A moniker given by the fare outside who has seen Iwagakure. Homes are simple, although many argue that the structures themselves are a work of art, being carved from stone with precision, care, symmetry and close attention to detail. Besides the structures themselves, homes do not have a great deal of decoration besides an altar to honor their ancestors that is often adorned with trinkets of loved ones. Shelves serve as storage space for everything from clothes to pots, pans, weapons and utensils. A rolled up mat and blankets usually rest against the wall or are left out in the center of the space. Most shinobis have their own home and rarely live with extended family.
ACADEMY & ARENA
Where every on duty shinobi is expected to stay in case of a need for quick deployment. Though superiors often will have off base residences, for those just starting off or not having the funds to have their own, this is home.