Hinamatsuri, Girls Day

#Japan hinamatsuri

Tanabata (七夕, or Evening of the seventh) It celebrates the meeting of the deities Orihime and Hikoboshi. According to legend, the Milky Way separates these lovers, and they are allowed to meet only once a year on the seventh day of the seventh lunar month, so everyone welcomes and celebrates their celestial love on this day.

Dolls for the Girls' Festival #japan #dolls

Japanese Hina dolls 雛人形

Japanese Hina doll お雛様

The Seven-Five-Three Festival

goldfish-scooping game at the summer carnival. 夏夜の思い出 (by comolebi*)

成人式の振袖 This is the kimono 20-year-old girls wear for Coming of Age ceremony. *

Japanese girl in kimono

Hina Matsuri

Hina doll from Japan's Girl's Day

geiko Hisano performing at Gion Matsuri

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Hinamatsuri The Japanese Doll Festival (雛祭り Hina-matsuri), or Girls' Day, is held on March 3.

Hinamatsuri,girl's festival

The Kimono Gallery. An 1890s study of young Japanese girls by K. TAMAMURA of Yokohama, Japan. Text and image via Okinawa Soba on Flickr

Japanese traditional puppet theater, Bunraku 文楽