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Sand Spreading Festival

Sand Spreading Festival to wish for a good harvest is held in Hirose shrine to February 11 every year. This festival begins with a signal of drum. Farmer, cattle and worshipers splash sand on each other. This sand battle is an interesting spectacle.

TAGS: Festival, Japan, People, Sand, Tradition

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 02.2014
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Filed Under: Culture and the Arts
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 24, 2014, 3:15 a.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS Kiss X5
Focal Length: 20mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1600
Aperture: f2.8
ISO: ISO100
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