An actress plays Ichiyou Higuchi, the first female professional writer in Japan at the Tokyo Jidai Matsuri. Her portrait is on the 5000 yen note.
The Jidai Matsuri (時代祭り) Festival of the Ages is a traditional Japanese festival (or, matsuri) held on October 22 annually in Kyoto, Japan.
Jidai Matsuri Men – Kyoto
Jidai Matsuri, Kyoto, Japan. The festival began after the Emperor moved the capital from Kyoto to Tokyo in 1868. Historical reenactment parade, in authentic costumes from Japanese feudal history to the Meiji era.
Jidai Festival, Kyoto, Japan - the details of Samurai armor