Japanese Festivals Author:Hidea Haga & Dr. G. Warner No description. However this is about the many different religious festivals that are held in Japan throughout the year. It has dates, descriptions, locations and pictures of the Buddhist and Shinto festivals. A must have for anyone desiring to visit Japan or with an interest in Japan.
If your interested in visiting Japan or learning more about their festivals and what they do at them and why they are held this book is full of great information. Learn about the bear festival where a bear is let loose in the festival and offered fish in a Ainu ritual for a easy winter. The bear being a mountain god and pleasing it would help it back to heaven. A interesting read if you like Japan, its culture and history.