Osu Matsuri: Night Festival

Tonight we went back to Osu Kannon Temple to see the night festival. We saw Bon Odori Dance, Fire dancing, and Hand held Roman Candles.

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Ladies demonstrating the Bon Odori Dances.

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There was lady playing taiko and another demonstrating Bon Odori.

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Osu Kannon Temple.

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Fire dancing at Osu Kannon.

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More fire dancing.

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The fire dancers again.

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There were special hand held fire works that were like Roman candles.

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There were festival volunteers that lit the Roman candles.

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The fire works shot out sparks.

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There were a bunch of people holding the fireworks.

It was really cool to see!

Well, that’s all for Osu Matsuri!!

1 Comment (+add yours?)

  1. Marie Elder
    Aug 04, 2013 @ 15:08:29

    I especially like the fire dancing…..I saw some in Hawaii and it was really a thrill….there is something almost pagan about it!l

    Reply

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