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These are miko shrine maidens performing a special Shinto Shaden Kagura dance ritual during the annual On-Matsuri festival, a traditional Shinto religious festival held at the Kasuga Wakamiya Shrine in the ancient Japanese city of Nara, Japan. In older days, miko were considered shamans, but today they take on a more lighter role as priestesses or ceremonial duties.
Japanese shrine maiden, miko
handa: “Festa Japan 2016 #11, a photo from Tokyo, Kanto | TrekEarth ”