Jan 15, 2013

Mukonage / Suminuri, Tokamachi, Niigata

Mukonage / Suminuri, Tokamachi, Niigata

15th January, 2013 | Tokamachi, Niigata
"Throwing Husband and Painting face with Black."

Muko Nage is a curious ritual in Matsunoyama, Niigata Prefecture, in which men who were married the previous year are tossed into the snow by their in laws.

# For the details, please access to the followings;
[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.edo265.net/japan/
[Official Homepage of the Event] http://www.tokamachishikankou.jp/modules/gnavi/index.php?lid=470

むこ投げすみ塗り 松之山温泉薬師堂 (新潟県十日町市)

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