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witnessing a tradition

  • Posted July 28, 2012 by Rachel Mvm Viewed 1403 times

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The hanabi is a summertime fireworks festival in Japan. People (mostly teens) gather together clad in their yukata (summer kimono for the ladies) and jinbe (for the guys) to watch the spectacle of lights that usually run for an hour and a half.

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    • # Nynke

      How very very cool!!!!! Perfect composition! And you just gotta love those kimonos ;)

      2012.07.29 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Antonio Gil

      Instead showing the fireworks you chose to show us people seeing it and that's a refreshing way of telling a story.

      2012.07.28 Edited Reply Cancel