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chichibu-yo-matsur
2015.11.11
A festival for the secret date between the God of Mount Bukō and Myoken Bosatsu, “Chichibu-Yo matsuri”.(Saitama Pref.)(MOVIE)
https://youtu.be/kg6CLe95xpE The highlight is Kasaboko-lifting, held on the 3rd night. “Chichibu-Y
Karatsu Kunchi
2015.10.12
A festival more important than summer holidays and New Year's! “Karatsu Kunchi” is when Karatsu's people come together as one.(SAGA)(MOVIE)
https://youtu.be/ewdcr5_tozA The pride of Karatsu, Saga Prefecture in Kyushu. A festival loved by K
The Kawagoe Festival
2015.09.21
Kawagoe, a town of beautiful storehouses, holds it’s annual festival for two magical, glittering days! "The Kawagoe Festival" (Saitama)【MOVIE】
https://youtu.be/zUFGnRYE9-M The Kawagoe Festival is held on the third weekend in October each year
Iizaka Kenka Matsuri
2015.09.11
“Iizaka Kenka Matsuri”in Fukushima, where 1-ton floats violently crash into each other(MOVIE)
https://youtu.be/phpEqMEymDw Iizaka Kenka Matsuri is the best event to see during Fukushima's autum
Nihon-matsu Chochin (Lantern) Festival
2015.09.09
The“Nihon-matsu Chochin (Lantern) Festival”- 3,000 beautiful red paper lanterns swaying in the autumn evening sky!(MOVIE)
https://youtu.be/jEbFocfsVl0 The Nihon-matsu Chochin (Lantern) Festival is held every year in Nihon
Chushu kangensai
2015.09.01
Resonating eternal tones beneath a full autumn moon: Hie Shrine's “Mid-autumn Kangen Festival”
https://youtu.be/sWwP4r_w1tk The thrill of Gagaku sounds, while admiring the still composure of t
Tenjin festival
2015.07.24
It's time for the Tenjin Festival again! Osaka gets fired up on July 25th. (MOVIE)
Osaka's Tenjin Festival rolls around again on July 25th. It's time to kick off Osaka's Tenjin Festi
Gion
2015.07.16
On the 12th of July, I watched“Hikisome”, preparation for Gion Festival in Shijokarasuma, Kyoto.(MOVIE)
https://youtu.be/xLfI5dqi7ts You can get a great view around Shijo-karasuma station. Hi, it’s Guri
2015.07.15
What’s the difference between a Dashi and a Mikoshi?(MOVIE)
Dashi, A Decorated Festival Float The appearance of a Dashi and a Mikoshi are similar but their rol
2015.07.14
Do you know the purpose of a Mikoshi?(MOVIE)
Do you know the purpose of a Mikoshi? Mikoshis’ can usually be found at Japanese festivals and are
Yamahoko parade
2015.07.10
Kyoto’s 1,100 year summer festival, the“Gion Matsuri”(MOVIE)
https://youtu.be/iUN61gtTeJk Gion Matsuri, in hopes for good health The summer has finally arrived
2015.07.09
I want to see it at least once, the Hakata “Gion Yamakasa Festival !” The splendid display of men running through the town of Hakata during it. (MOVIE)
https://youtu.be/-mI4ucwgIHA A dedication ritual at Kushida Shrine that boasts over 770 years of tr
2015.07.03
Why is the “Nachi-no- Ōgi matsuri” held?(MOVIE)
A Shinto ritual held at the Nachi Falls and the Kumano Nachi Taisha to welcome the Kumano gods hom
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Hamahigajima Island in Okinawa. Shirumichu.
2015.06.17
[Okinawa, Hamahigajima Island] Pray for being blessed with a child at “Shirumichu,” a sacred place where the God of Okinawa was blessed with kids.
The Island where the creator of Ryukyu (Okinawa) used to reside Hello, it’s Guri from Tadaima Japan
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A view from the garden of the Hamahigashima Hotel Resort
2015.06.16
To be honest, I didn’t want to tell anybody about it! A magnificent hotel resort on the isolated Island of Hamahiga in Okinawa.
It’s a hotel you’ll want to visit again and again. Hello, it’s Guri from Tadaima Japan. Okinawa is