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"Mud Festival", WARABI HADAKA MATSURI !

Hola Taggers!

Let's meet up for the "Mud Festival", aka the Warabi Naked Man Festival!!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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MEET-UP POINT: Yotsukaido Station, South Exit @ 12:30 PM!!


DIRECTIONS:

[ Information ]

Period: Feb.25
Transportation: The JR Sobu Line to Yotsukaido Sta. (South Exit), and then walk 15 min.
Venue: Mimusubi-jinja Shrine

 

[ Address ]

四街道市和良比692

 

LINK with INFO & FOTOS:

http://english.ohmynews.com/articleview/article_view.asp?article_class=5&no=348862&rel_no=1


COST: FREE!!!!!

CONTACT:  [masked]

 

MORE DETAILS:

http://www.wattention.com/archives/hadaka-matsuri-naked-festival/

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Also know as the "Mud Festival", the Warabi Naked Man Festival is a traditional ceremony in Yotsukaido City. The main Shinto rite is not open to the public, but the festivities that begin afterwards at 1:00pm welcome all visitors. These festivities include mochi making, purifications, hundred-times-prayer, and most famously, mud-throwing and "kibasen" wrestling battles (teams of 3 men holding up a 4th on their shoulders try to knock over other such teams) in a pit of mud by a bunch of local men wearing loincloths.

Date/Time: Every 25th of February 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Location: Mimusubi Jinja Shrine / 692 Warabi, Yotsukaido City
also Warabigaoka Park /[masked] Warabi, Yotsukaido City

Access: 15 mins walk from Yotsukaido Stn. on the JR Sobu Honsen Line

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  • julie a.

    Hey Oscar really sorry to do this it does look really fun but just looked into getting there and its gonna cost heaps and take ages (GRRR I hate money!!!) so decided to give it a miss sorry hope you get this ok take care Jules

    February 25, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Unfortunately I can't take the day off. Sorry! Hope u have fun!

    February 21, 2013

  • oscar

    Ok, I updated the info for the event,..see you guys on Monday at Yotsukaido Station, South Exit @ 12:30 PM!!

    1 · February 21, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I'll try to take a day off from work for this!

    1 · January 21, 2013

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