Happi (robe), Hachimaki (head-band) and Happy smile - Symbol of Matsuri - photo by TETSU
omikoshi (small shrine) is the main act in MATSURI - photo by TETSU
Matsuri is a festival in Japanese. People wear Happi (robe) and tie a?Hachimaki (Tenugui headband)? on their heads, and carry Mikoshi (a small shrine) all around the city. These lively photos took by TETSU in Japan. We can feel Matsuri spirit from his photos.
Dear wuhao friends, guess what?
Japan Art Matsuri 2009
will be held this weekend in Greenpoint, Brooklyn! The 7th annual Japan Art Matsuri
is presented by Faune Dance Troupe, many talented dancers, singers, Samurai performance, bands, and artists will be gathered together and showing their art of work there. Oh, our favorite Japanese Acoustic Punk Band UZUHI
will be on stage also. Not only that, we will have MIKOSHI performance during stages, just like Japanese Matsuri!
And of course, we will join this year also as a tenugui artist booth.
Please come and join Japanese Art Matsuri with us! Looking forward to seeing you there!!!!!
- to be continued…