Feb 25, 2017

Urasa Hadaka Oshiai Festival in Minami-Uonuma City, Niigata Pref.

Urasa Hadaka Oshiai Festival in Minami-Uonuma City, Niigata Pref.


3rd March, 2017 | in Minami-Uonuma City, Niigata Pref.  
Urasa Hadaka Oshiai Festival in Yamato, Niigata Prefecture is one of Japan's most famous naked festivals. Scores of near-naked young men compete to reach a Buddha statue in Bishamondo Temple hall.
They also run around carrying massive 75 pound rolled up scrolls.  












# For the details, please access to the followings site;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/170303urasa.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.niigata-kankou.or.jp/sys/data?page-id=2042













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