Oct 21, 2014
Chochin Matsuri - Japanese Lantern Festival, Himeji City, Hyogo Pref.
21st & 22nd October, 2014 | Himeji City, Hyogo Pref.
The name Chochin Matsuri comes from the fact that more than 1,000 lanterns are gathered hung from 3m-long bamboo poles.
The lantern-carriers bump into each other to try to tear down the others' lanterns.
# For the details, please access to the followings;
[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/141021himeji.html
[Official Homepage of the Event] http://www.city.himeji.lg.jp/guide/festival/chochin.html