Monday, March 5, 2012

The Doll's Festival (Nara,Takatori-chou)

In Japan,March 3th is "Doll's Festival Day".
We celebrate this day for health and growth of little kids (girls).
In Nara,(Takatori-chou),Dolls Festival is held through this month.

Please enjoy various kind of Hina-Dolls!

Prince and princess 
Usually miniature dishes for dolls are also displayed like this photo.

These are also miniature furnitures for dolls.
This lovely doll is displayed on bamboo.

To be continued...


  1. What a nice tradition! We have here June,1 - which is the Childrens'Day.

  2. @Traveling Hawk,
    Thank you,Traveling Hawk!

    Oh,do you have Children's Day on June,1 in your country?
    That is interesting.

    Consideration for kids is common to all nations,I think.