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Finally the DEMON was chased off.

Posted by
Hiro (Kyoto, Japan) on 8 February 2017 in Lifestyle & Culture.

People scatter soybeans to chase off the DEMON.
February 3, 2017 @北野天満宮

OLYMPUS E-PM2 1/80 second F/4.0 ISO 200

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Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Poor DEMON.

8 Feb 2017 5:29am

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quel personnage ce cheveux rouge son costume fantastique vue.
amitié

8 Feb 2017 5:32am

Gérard from Allauchh, France

Fortunatly !!!! Happy end.

8 Feb 2017 7:12am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Excellent. )

8 Feb 2017 7:31am

Marjolein from Westvoorne, Netherlands

A happy end !

8 Feb 2017 7:36am

jpla from St Barthélémy d, France

Tout se termine bien !
JP

8 Feb 2017 7:50am

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Excellent scene!

8 Feb 2017 8:06am

Frances from Boston, United States

A very happy ending Hiro. Excellent image.

8 Feb 2017 9:21am

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Une très belle scène de cette tradition

8 Feb 2017 10:02am

farNaaz50 from Gorgan, Iran

Congratulation !
Curiosity kills the cat !!! what are they on the floor ?

8 Feb 2017 10:05am

Lewis from Harns, Netherlands

Bye Bye Demon...)

8 Feb 2017 10:45am

omid from mashhad, Iran

:)
Amazing series!

8 Feb 2017 10:46am

Nina from Hamburg, Germany

interesting scene, well captured!

8 Feb 2017 11:49am

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Very interesting tradition!

8 Feb 2017 12:50pm

Aly from Annen, Netherlands

Nice tradition !

8 Feb 2017 1:10pm

Claudiel from belgium, Belgium

Les croyances populaires et les traditions doivent se transmettre de génération à génération.

8 Feb 2017 3:17pm

Tomek from Poznań, Poland

Incredible scene.

8 Feb 2017 3:34pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

I will remember about soybeans! I like this action scene

8 Feb 2017 4:40pm

franz from Baden, Austria

He seems to take his defeat in stride ... ;-)
What an interesting and enlightening series of an 'exotic' festival.

8 Feb 2017 4:44pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Excellent moment. The devil cast out ... bad people always lose... best, Hiro

8 Feb 2017 4:49pm

Lalena from Barcelona, Spain

Superb serie!!!
Thank you to show us!!

8 Feb 2017 5:10pm

Roger Dekert from VAUREAL, France

Good news... Come home demon and leaves us quiet...

8 Feb 2017 5:44pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Superb capture of the tradition ...with soybeans !

8 Feb 2017 6:03pm

Mireille T. from Ribérac, France

Superb scene, very colourful picture!

8 Feb 2017 6:03pm

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

What a fascinating series this is

8 Feb 2017 6:22pm

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

Great shot.

8 Feb 2017 7:10pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Superb image of the defeated demon. I wish we could get rid of our demon so easily.

8 Feb 2017 10:41pm

@Steve Rice: Haha, have you scattered soybeans ?

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

He looks so defeated and upset! A wonderful image. I love the story!

9 Feb 2017 1:03am

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

Is it okay to feel sorry for the demon?

9 Feb 2017 1:26am

@Michael Rawluk: Yes, why not ! Some people do so.

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

first I ever heard of using soybeans to fight deamons

9 Feb 2017 1:48am

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

Very dramatic.

9 Feb 2017 4:52am

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

Hurrah!

9 Feb 2017 8:14am

L'Angevine from Angers, France

intéressant

9 Feb 2017 11:08am