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Jidai Matsuri 2019 #2

Posted by
Hiro (Kyoto, Japan) on 8 November 2019 in Lifestyle & Culture.

October 26, 2019 @河原町三条交差点
Festival of the Ages
It is a festival enjoyed by people of all ages, participating in its historical reenactment parade dressed in authentic costumes representing various periods, and characters in Japanese feudal history.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jidai_Matsuri
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吉野太夫 Yoshino Tayu in Edo era
https://www.japanallover.com/2016/10/women-of-kyoto-yoshino-tayu/

Canon EOS R 1/125 second F/6.7 ISO 100 185 mm

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Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

A wonderful tradition.

8 Nov 2019 5:48am

: Helen : from ATM Helen is photographing in, Australia

Fantastic shot and interesting history Hiro!

8 Nov 2019 6:10am

jpla from St Barthélémy, France

Une chouette tradition
JP

8 Nov 2019 7:03am

Gérard Flayol from Allauch, France

Superb return from the past well isolated.

8 Nov 2019 7:44am

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Very nice capture of the expressions.

8 Nov 2019 8:54am

JPA from Paris, France

superbe image!!! amts

8 Nov 2019 9:14am

Ralf Kesper from Fröndenberg, Germany

Excellent shot!

8 Nov 2019 9:23am

Shaun from Massachusetts, United States

All very serious looking. A superb image Hiro.

8 Nov 2019 9:28am

@Shaun: I'm glad you mentioned her serious looking. Thanks !

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Superb scene of street!

8 Nov 2019 10:03am

Devi from Chennai, India

a very beautiful image here ! Love this :)
Have a nice weekend Hiro :)

8 Nov 2019 10:07am

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

Fantastic and interesting.

8 Nov 2019 10:27am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Very nice group portrait with interestingly serious expressions, betrayed slightly by the 'feudal' flip flops :)

8 Nov 2019 10:56am

@grouser: Yes, interestingly serious expressions. Thanks !

Lougris from Toulouse, France

Leurs visages portent beaucoup de gravité malgré l'ambiance joyeuse !

8 Nov 2019 12:19pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

quelle vue et scène quel portraits et visage excellent
Belle soirée

8 Nov 2019 3:24pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

A beautiful image that tells us about your rich culture! Thank you

8 Nov 2019 3:49pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Beautiful image. The women's face makeup is startling.

8 Nov 2019 3:56pm

@Ruthiebear: Startling indeed !

Claudiel from belgium, Belgium

You have many beautiful legends

8 Nov 2019 4:10pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A lovely capture. The lady under the umbrella must have been high ranking back in the day.

8 Nov 2019 4:15pm

@Steve Rice: Yes, the highest rank.

Existence Artistique from Angers, France

intéressante tenue

8 Nov 2019 4:50pm

Benkirane Thami from Fès, Morocco

Il y a du monde côté public! Le festival semble avoir beaucoup de succès!
Bonne fin de semaine lumineuse!

8 Nov 2019 7:16pm

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Excellente tradition. Jolie scène, bien entourée la princesse.

8 Nov 2019 7:43pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Interesting costumes.

8 Nov 2019 8:31pm

Gary from Gwynedd, United Kingdom

Japanese culture does public theatre very well.

8 Nov 2019 11:48pm

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

I really like the traditional dress. A great scene and wonderful festival.

9 Nov 2019 3:05am

Sam from Chennai, India

Beautiful image and colorful costumes representing the culture. Excellent presentation. :)

9 Nov 2019 3:20am

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

well costumed entrants into the parade

9 Nov 2019 1:47pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Beautiful photo of the characters .

10 Nov 2019 4:26pm