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This photo was taken on July 19, 2006.
Love this - have been reading Lisa See's books - love ancient Asian culture but what a hard/restrictive life girls/women had! Can you imagine having your feet bound?
Japanese Hina doll. Hina-matsuri, Girls Day, is celebrated on March 3.
If I really can't have kids, I would love to adopt an asian baby :-) keep it within my roots
she who eats: a day for girls -in a hurry
hinamatsuri. Girls Day.
Hinamatsuri/ Girls Day in Japan
Maiko ( Geisha apprentice)
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[Hinamatsuri] March 3rd is a girl's day called "Hinamatsuri" here in Japan. It's also called "Momo no sekku". We display a set of hina dolls called "Hina ningyou" and pray for girl's happiness and healthy growth.
Dolls for the Girls' Festival #japan
ひな人形 A Hina doll displayed on the Girl's Festival, Japan