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Thanks For The Fish

Happy Children’s Day! May 5th in Japan is a national holiday dedicated to celebrating the happiness of kids. I love the carp streamers that are displayed for the week leading up to Children’s Day. They are bright and colourful, and peaceful yet powerful. The carp, known as koi in Japanese, symbolise strength as the fish are […]

via Koinobori for the Kids — Celia in Tokyo