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Final Shower of Sparks

This photograph was taken during "Tezutsu hanabi" (Traditional fireworks of Japan) at Togo-Susano-jinnjya shrine,Togo Town, Toyokawa City, Aichi Prefecture, Japan on the third Saturday of October 2017. A brave man prayed to God for the safety of firework and he also prayed for each wish of inhabitants in the shower of sparks.

TAGS: Festival, Japan, Ritual, Sparks, Tradition

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2017
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 24, 2018, 9:08 a.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION Toyokawa, Japan