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Chinese New Year Celebrations in Yokohama Chinatown

Chinese New Year Celebrations in Yokohama Chinatown

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Yokohama, Japan – Revelers countdown to the Chinese New Year on February 7, 2016 in Yokohama Chinatown. 2016 is the […]

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Tokyo annual fire fighting drill

Tokyo annual fire fighting drill

Tokyo Firefighters’ New Year drill on January 6, 2016, Tokyo, Japan. Firefighters demonstrate their firefighting and rescue techniques during an annual New Year’s review of the Tokyo Fire Department on […]

Traditional Japan

People Visit Kanda Myojin Shrine in the New Year

People Visit Kanda Myojin Shrine in the New Year

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – A Shinto priest hands out a sakaki branch to the people attending a ceremony wishing for prosperity […]

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Japanese Workers Pray for a Successful 2015

Japanese Workers Pray for a Successful 2015

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – A huge throng of businessmen and women pray for thriving businesses at Kanda Myojin Shinto Shrine in […]

Traditional Japan

Prayer Ceremony for Good Health in the New Year

Prayer Ceremony for Good Health in the New Year

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – Shinto priests performs a purification ritual for a group of prayer ahead of the new year at […]