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JUMANGOKU matsuri (十万石祭り)

JUMANGOKU matsuri (十万石祭り)

The Jumangoku Matsuri (十万石祭り) on October 8 in a small town of Matsushiro (松代) in Nagano Prefecture is held annually to commemerate the famous Battle of Kawanakajima where Uesugi Kenshin fought Takeda Shingen. The most famous scene of this historical battle...

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Takeda Matsuri : Shingen ko Matsuri

Takeda Matsuri : Shingen ko Matsuri

In early April, the city of Kofu travels back in time to honor Takeda Shingen, the famous warlord of the Sengoku era. Replicas of Furinkazan, the representative flag of Lord Shingen, are seen all over the city. The highlight of the festival is the parade...

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