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Into The Fire

There are a lot of interesting festivals in Japan. This fire festival is founded on a fact that fisherman helped their god "Ebisu" who was drifted on Iwatsuta Shrine. They warmed Ebisu by burning of one hundred eight pieces of fire wood bundles.

TAGS: Festival, Fire, Japan, Local, Tradition

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Date Taken: 12.2013
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PHOTO LOCATION Osaka city, Japan