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Traditional Japan

Mitama Festival 2015

Mitama Festival 2015

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – A visitor dressed in traditional Japanese clothing looks at a display of lanterns during the annual Mitama […]

Other Sports

Sumo Wrestling at Yasukuni Shrine

Sumo Wrestling at Yasukuni Shrine

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – Professional sumo wrestler Kakuryu (R) in action during a sumo wrestling event at Yasukuni Shrine, April 5, […]

Features, News

Yasukuni Shrine: The Culture and the Controversy

Yasukuni Shrine: The Culture and the Controversy

File Photo :  Women perform a traditional dance at the Mitama festival held to commemorate the war dead at Yasukuni Shrine, July 16, 2006. Established in 1869 by the Meiji […]