“Hinamatsuri”, The Doll’s Festival of Japan2013.03.03

In Japan, March 3rd is “Hinamatsuri”, the Doll’s Festival day.

We display the dolls such as “Odairisama”, which means ” Emperor” and “Ohinasama”, which means “Empress” on the stepped pedestal.This festival means “pray for the happiness of girl”.We eat a rice crackers called “Hina-arare” and rice cakes called “Hishi-mochi”, and chirashi-zushi.

"Hinamatsuri", The Doll's Festival of Japan

Are there any festival in March in your country?


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