Japanese Mikoshi portable shrine

Japanese Mikoshi portable shrine

Mikoshi 神輿 is a portable shrine carried at Shinto festivals. Here’s are some great photos showing the atmosphere at such festivals.

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One Response to “Japanese Mikoshi portable shrine”

  1. snakemon Says:

    whats the name of this festival?

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