kumako365jp:

the sunflower fields are in their best season right now!

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kumako365jp:

people dedicate the gates when their wishes come true. The official website of Fushimi inari shrine says there are more than 10,000 gates in the shrine property.

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geisha-kai:

Maiko Fukuharu of Gion Higashi under cherry blossoms in April 2014. She even matched her obi to the sakura petals ^^

SOURCE - HOHAKA BLOG

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geisha-kai:

Maiko Kimiho under November maple leaves by WATASAN on Flickr

Kimiho was a maiko of Miyagawacho in 2001. Sadly, she is now retired.

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(Source: kiiseu)

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geisha-kai:

Maiko Katsue in outfit for March 2014 by Emac on Flickr

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geisha-kai:

Miyako Odori 2014: grand finale by Stephane Barbery on Flickr

With maiko Kiyono, geiko Makino, maiko Katsuhina, maiko Shouko, geiko Mamemaru, maiko Katsunosuke and geiko Makiko

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geisha-kai:

Baikasai 2014: maiko Ichimari by crossfire_dave on Flickr

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geisha-kai:

Mameroku dancing at the Gion Corner by Craig Lukic on Flickr

Mameroku, shy at first, is now developing a wonderful career in Gion Kobu!

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mirielvinya:

Kyudo - japanese archery. Beautiful people, beautiful outfits, flowers. colors and elegance.

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