Samurai parade held in Kofu www3.nhk.or.jp

posted by  Yubi | 1¬†year, 10¬†months ago in Art & Culture

About 1,300 people dressed as samurai warriors have paraded in a city in central Japan to celebrate a 16th-century warlord.

The parade in the streets of Kofu, Yamanashi Prefecture on Saturday is part of an annual festival that takes place around the anniversary of the death of Takeda Shingen.