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Shinjuku Eisa Matsuri on July 31st in Tokyo
By: Date: August 17, 2011 Categories: Festival,Shinjuku,Tradition Tags: , ,

This year on July 31st in Tokyo, there was the Shinjuku Eisa Matsuri, that involved the spectators into the spirit of the distant islands of Okinawa. Like the festival Gujo Odori, also the Eisa Matsuri is one of the main Japanese Obon dance festival. To commemorate the victims of the earthquake, this year’s festival will also include teams…

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