Created 3-Jan-14
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The Japanese New Year (正月 shōgatsu) is an annual festival with its own customs. The preceding days are quite busy, particularly the day before, known as Ōmisoka.
Shōgatsu (正月) at the Goō Shrine (護王神社) in Kyoto!Shōgatsu (正月) at the Goō Shrine (護王神社) in Kyoto!Shōgatsu (正月) at the Seimei Shrine (晴明神社) in Kyoto!Shōgatsu (正月) at the Seimei Shrine (晴明神社) in Kyoto!Shōgatsu (正月) at the Seimei Shrine (晴明神社) in Kyoto!New years preparations (2013) at the Kamigamo shrine (上賀茂神社) in Kyoto!New years preparations (2013) at the Kamigamo shrine (上賀茂神社) in Kyoto!New years preparations (2013) at the Kamigamo shrine (上賀茂神社) in Kyoto!New years preparations (2013) at the Kamigamo shrine (上賀茂神社) in Kyoto!New years preparations (2013) at the Kamigamo shrine (上賀茂神社) in Kyoto!New years preparations (2013) at the Kamigamo shrine (上賀茂神社) in Kyoto!New years preparations (2013) at the Kamigamo shrine (上賀茂神社) in Kyoto!New years preparations (2013) at the Kamigamo shrine (上賀茂神社) in Kyoto!New years preparations (2013) at the Kamigamo shrine (上賀茂神社) in Kyoto!New years preparations (2013) at the Kamigamo shrine (上賀茂神社) in Kyoto!New years preparations (2013) at the Kamigamo shrine (上賀茂神社) in Kyoto!2013 New-Years (Shōgatsu) Celebrations at the Shimogamo Shrine (下鴨神社) in Kyoto!2013 New-Years (Shōgatsu) Celebrations at the Shimogamo Shrine (下鴨神社) in Kyoto!

Categories & Keywords
Category:Travel and Places
Subcategory:Asia
Subcategory Detail:Japan
Keywords:Horse, Japan, Kyoto, Shōgatsu, Year, of, the, , 正月