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Features, Traditional Japan

Hagoita-Ichi fair at Asakusa Sensoji Temple

Hagoita-Ichi fair at Asakusa Sensoji Temple

Asakusa visitors take pictures of traditional Hagoita (Battledores) on display during the Hagoita-Ichi fair at the Sensoji Temple on December 17, 2016, Tokyo, Japan. Originated in the Edo period the […]

Features, Traditional Japan

Goldfish Scooping Game in Asakusa

Goldfish Scooping Game in Asakusa

A boy tries to catch small kingyo (goldfish) with a paper scoop at the Asakusa Kingyo store on September 9, 2016, Tokyo, Japan. (All photos by Rodrigo Reyes Marin/AFLO) The […]

Modern Japan

Marugoto Nippon Emporium Opens in Tokyo

Marugoto Nippon Emporium Opens in Tokyo

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – Marugoto Nippon opens on December 17, 2015. A new shopping emporium presenting the charms of all areas […]

Entertainment

34th Asakusa Samba Carnival

34th Asakusa Samba Carnival

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – Samba dancers perform through the streets of the traditional Asakusa district during the 34th Asakusa Samba Carnival […]

Features, Traditional Japan

Sanja Festival in Tokyo

Sanja Festival in Tokyo

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – Participants carry a mikoshi (a portable Shinto shrine) on the streets during the Sanja Festival in Tokyo’s […]