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真夏の祭典! 400年以上続く日本最大級の夏祭り、本場阿波国 (あわのくに, 令制においては南海道の阿波。阿州ともいわれる。江戸時代の阿波藩は阿波国・現在四国の徳島県および淡路国・現兵庫県淡路島も含む領国) 「阿波おどり」は、毎年8月12日から15日までの4日間開催。 今や東京はじめ日本で大人気の阿波おどりは全国各地の夏祭りや国内外の様々なイベント・コラボレートショー・エキシビジョンなどでも踊られています。 AwaOdori is the biggest summer Matsuri festival in Japan, a huge city-wide dance party held in Awa. It is also the most famous traditional Japanese dance and music. Meaning of AwaOdori, AwaOdori originally means ”Awa No Bon Odori\" based on a Japanese Buddhist celebration & custom related to the Ullambana aka Obon/Bon and annual dance festival held in the Awa region (present-day Tokushima Prefecture on Shikoku in Japan) during Obon (Aug 12-15) in Summer.
The Narita Performance Art Fest 2015 (Narita Traditional Performance Art Festival) AwaOdori Live was held for 2days at the newly opened Narita Skytown Hall and on the front approach to the “Naritasan Shinshoji” Temple in Narita, Chiba Japan.
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Rakuten Fashion Week Tokyo 2022SS takes place from Monday 30 August to Saturday 4 September 2021 in Shibuya Tokyo. It is time for designers to show their Spring/Summer 2022 collections. But because of the COVID-19 health crisis, the event will adapt to the health measures.
“Temari” Japanese traditional handmade balls are showcased at “Japan Showcase” Booth which is set up by JNTO (日本政府観光局) during Tokyo 2020 Games in Yurakucho Tokyo.
But because of the COVID-19 health crisis, the event will adapt to the health measures.
Rakuten Fashion Week Tokyo 2021AW takes place from Monday 15 March to Saturday 20 March 2021 in Shibuya Tokyo. It is time for designers to show their Autumn/Winter 2021 collections. But because of the COVID-19 health crisis, the event will adapt to the health measures.