Last additions - Takahata Fudoson Setsubun & Daruma Fair 高幡不動尊 節分会・だるま市
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DarumaFeb 17, 2007
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DarumaFeb 17, 2007
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DarumaFeb 17, 2007
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Daruma dollsFeb 17, 2007
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The path is lined with daruma doll vendorsFeb 17, 2007
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Entrance to the daruma fair.Feb 17, 2007
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DarumaFeb 17, 2007
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Large daruma at Takahata Fudoson temple, Hino, TokyoFeb 17, 2007
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Daruma dolls for sale on the same day as SetsubunFeb 17, 2007
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Yoshii Rei and Mitsuya YokoFeb 17, 2007
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Fuku wa uchi!!Feb 17, 2007
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Missed beans get crushed on the ground. These are dried soybeans.Feb 17, 2007
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Sadly, lot of people (especially those way in the back) didn't get any beans.Feb 17, 2007
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Bikini idols Yoshii Rei, Mitsuya Yoko, and Fukushita Megumi throw beans a second time.Feb 17, 2007
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Even Hello Kitty threw beans for Setsubun at Takahata Fudoson temple, Hino, TokyoFeb 17, 2007
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Setsubun bean throwing at Takahata Fudoson temple, Hino, TokyoFeb 17, 2007
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People crowd in front of the HorinkakuFeb 17, 2007
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Setsubun bean throwing at Takahata Fudoson temple, Hino, TokyoFeb 17, 2007
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Throw the beans farther!Feb 17, 2007
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Miss Nippon somethingsFeb 17, 2007
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Crowd waits for another bean-throwing sessionFeb 17, 2007
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Bean throwers make speeches.Feb 17, 2007
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Bikini idols Yoshii Rei, Mitsuya Yoko, and Fukushita Megumi throwing beans on SetsubunFeb 17, 2007
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Minor female idols also on hand to throw beans.Feb 17, 2007
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節分会に吉井怜、三津谷葉子、福下恵美が豆まくFeb 17, 2007
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After the first bean-throwing session.Feb 17, 2007
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Kimono beauties and beans do mix well.Feb 17, 2007
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Women in kimono is a must on Setsubun day.Feb 17, 2007
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Miss Nippon throw beans, but not very far.Feb 17, 2007
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Miss NipponFeb 17, 2007
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Start of setsubun bean throwing (mamemaki) by minor celebrities. 豆まきFeb 17, 2007
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Names of the bean throwers.Feb 17, 2007
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Temple priestFeb 17, 2007
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Festival beauties included.Feb 17, 2007
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Priests in setsubun procession coming through Niomon GateFeb 17, 2007
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Priest blowing a conch shellFeb 17, 2007
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Priests in setsubun procession coming through Niomon GateFeb 17, 2007
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Priests in setsubun procession within the temple grounds.Feb 17, 2007
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Priests in setsubun procession within the temple grounds.Feb 17, 2007
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The setsubun bean-throwing starts with a memorial service, then a procession of the bean throwers and priests.Feb 17, 2007
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Takahata Fudoson temple entrance 高幡不動尊Feb 17, 2007
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People coming to Takahata Fudoson temple on Feb. 3, Setsubun day.Feb 17, 2007
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