Fukagawa Hachiman Festival (深川八幡祭り)

The Water-Throwing Festival (水かけ祭り) takes place in the Fukagawa neighborhood of Tokyo. The mikoshi (portable shrines) and shrine bearers are doused in water thrown by spectators, the fire department, and volunteers.

Your friendly Tokyo police

Camera envy…a Leica M4?

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4 Responses to Fukagawa Hachiman Festival (深川八幡祭り)

  1. loved these pic..fantastic work.

  2. Great photos and reportage!

  3. Anonymous says:

    Wonderful pictures, as usual 🙂 I hope to see the festival in real one day.

  4. PRAS says:

    Great photos 😀

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