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Features, Traditional Japan

Fertility Festival at Tagata Shrine in Japan

Fertility Festival at Tagata Shrine in Japan

A Shinto priest performs a ceremony before a wooden phallus during Honen-sai, a fertility festival at Tagata Shrine in Komaki, Aichi Prefecture, Japan. (All photos by Ben Weller/AFLO) Men carry […]

Other Sports, Sports

14th Women’s Japan Basketball League Playoffs Final Game #4: Toyota Antelopes 61-72 JX Sunflowers

14th Women’s Japan Basketball League Playoffs Final Game #4: Toyota Antelopes 61-72 JX Sunflowers

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – A general view of the 14th Women’s Japan Basketball League Playoffs Final Game #4 between Toyota Antelopes […]

International Soccer, News, Sports, Women's Soccer

FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup Japan 2012 Japan 4-0 Switzerland

FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup Japan 2012 Japan 4-0 Switzerland

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) U-20 Women’s Japan Team Group Line-up (JPN), AUGUST 26, 2012 – Football / Soccer : FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup […]

News, Olympic Games, Sports

2012 Olympic Games – Table Tennis – Women’s Team Final

2012 Olympic Games – Table Tennis – Women’s Team Final

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) (L to R) Ai Fukuhara (JPN), Sayaka Hirano (JPN), Kasumi Ishikawa (JPN), AUGUST 7, 2012 – Table Tennis : Women’s […]

Gymnastics, Sports

Japan Women’s National Team Training for London Olympics

Japan Women’s National Team Training for London Olympics

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) (L to R) Rie Tanaka, Koko Tsurumi and Natsumi Sasada of the Artistic Gymnastics Women’s Japan National Team is seen […]