Godairiki-san with Giant Rice Cake Lifting Competition, Kyoto
23rd February, 2016 | at Daigoji Temple, Kyoto
A competition for rice cake lifting was held at Golden Hall of Daigoji Temple on February 23 from 12 noon. Participants wishing for a state of perfect health and safety compete to see for how long they can hold the rice cakes in their arms. Women lift rice cakes of 90kg, the men, 150kg ones.
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