Koinobori are cloth streamers in the shape of a carp which are flown on a tall pole on Childeren’s Days, May 5. The flying of koinobori symbolizes the wish that the boys in the family will grow to be strong and courageous as the carp. 9 more words
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It is golden week in Kawagoe shi!
I am glad to live in Saitama. Had a great time walking around and watching the Edo period houses, the bell tower and the streets decorated with colorful koinobori (flying fishes), which is proof that I went there by the children day and I am just writing about it a bit late haha. 19 more words