The meaning of Hikaru translates to light, ray of light, radiance, brightness. Hikaru is also a verb in Japanese which means to shine and is a variant of the name Hikari. In Star Trek there is a character called Hikaru Kato Sulu who was played by George Takei and then John Cho in the movies. It’s also what the characters in the upper right corner mean. Moths are drawn to the light and so be the light. This is an oil on canvas original painting that measures approximately 12" x 12" and I also handmade the frame. It is ready to be placed in the perfect spot to adorn your space.