• He is the youngest 15-year-old horse rider who made his debut in this year. (2012)

賀茂競馬会神事 / Kamo kurabeumae shinji

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the divine horse riders and the staff

annual May 5 , at the Kamigamo shrine hold the divine horse racing and shinto ritual.

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  1. Steve-h 34 months ago | reply

    fabulous collection !

  2. Lara-queen 34 months ago | reply

    Very intersting series !
    Happy weekend Marie :-)

  3. natureloving 34 months ago | reply

    Looks wonderful, very beautiful series Marie

  4. october blue 34 months ago | reply

    This is a wonderful series ! The colorful costumes...spirited horses ...and skilled riders are all well captured. Very interesting glimpses of this traditional ceremony . Thanks for sharing , Marie ....happy Sunday for you and Biensur :-)

  5. *a_a* 34 months ago | reply

    Great shots...all of them...

  6. macfudge1UK 34 months ago | reply

    Super shot!
    Seen in my contacts' photos. ( ?² )

  7. orientalimage 34 months ago | reply

    Good photo journalism of Japanese culture.

  8. Blunder 34 months ago | reply

    I have never heard of this event, so I'm glad you posted these shots.
    I looked at them with great interest.

  9. ~Scott_1~ 31 months ago | reply

    This is a superb series of pictures....amazing work my dear friend!!!
    Hope to see you back soon!!!!

  10. fossibear 30 months ago | reply

    Perfect series to show this ceremony!

  11. jacoreflex 29 months ago | reply

    Joli reportage

  12. OCEANIABLU 29 months ago | reply

    My country of origins have a horse riding culture as well because our far anchients came from far east even if we're not a fareastern country. I love your country's culture and people! These pics are just great for me dear.Very lively!

  13. Eduardo Amorim 29 months ago | reply

    missing you beautiful photos !

  14. bevcraigwhite 29 months ago | reply

    how wonderful that these beautiful traditions are kept alive....such beauty and pride in these fine photos....well done, Marie !!!!!

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