Tuesday, July 15, 2014

HAKATA GION YAMAKASA 2014 he finale OIYAMA Summer festival!

HAKATA GION YAMAKASA 2014 he finale OIYAMA Summer festival!

This festival is the festival that is the most traditional in Fukuoka where I live in.This lasts approximately 770 years.It is to have watered it to exterminate illness in the origin of this festival.

Weight of the miniature shrine where does not have the chassis is approximately 1,000 kg.Men carry this miniature shrine on their shoulder approximately 5 kg and run.

When this festival is over, full-scale summer comes in Fukuoka.