Video: Lantern-lit Danjiris Event at Kishiwada, Osaka

Red chochin lantern lights

In this post, I’ll share a video from the later part of the Kishiwada Danjiri Matsuri festival. The first day of the fest has four parts, with the latest one starting from 19:00 until 22:00 is the Parade of lantern-lit Danjirins. I’ve already shared photos of the Lantern-lit Danjirins. If you are interested in this […]

Video: 2019 Kishiwada Danjiri Festival 1st Day

Japanese people at all ages taking part of the Danjiri-pulling

In this post, I share a video I recorded at 2019 Kishiwada Danjiri Festival on September 14, 2019. This is the first day of the festival. The second day is a day after, on the 15th of September. In the video, you can see the baroque styled Danjiri, which is a zelkova-wood cart. Hundreds of […]

Parade of Lantern-lit Danjiris at Kishiwada (Night Photos)

Kids riding the Danjiri at night

In this post, I’ll share some night photos taken at Kishiwada Danjiri Matsuri 2019. The event took place on September 14-15, 2019. Those photos were taken on the first day of the festival in the evening, where the parade of lantern-lit Danjiris took place. Night Parade The Parade of lantern-lit Danjiris is the last part […]

Photographing Kishiwada Danjiri Matsuri Event in Japan

One of the most vibrant festivals in Japan

This is the first time I’ve been in Kishiwada city in Osaka Prefecture. It’s also the first time I’ve attended the Kishiwada Danjiri Matsuri festival event. I came there after reading some recommendations on the Internet about the most popular events in Osaka in September. In this post, I’ll share more of my experience of […]

Must-see Festival in Japan: Kishiwada Danjiri Matsuri

It's hard pulling the Danjiri wagon

After arriving at Kishiwada, I spent all day there experiencing the Danjiri Matsuri festival. When I was there, a Japanese man approached me and we talked a bit in English. He told me that this Danjiri Matsuri festival is one of the best festivals in Japan. The Danjiri fest in Kishiwada is one of several […]

Kishiwada Danjiri Matsuri Festival 2019 Photos

Hundreds of people pulling the rope

When I arrived, I checked out what events are there in Osaka during December. I came across a festival called Kishiwada Danjiri Matsuri, which takes place at Kishiwada City in Osaka Prefecture, Japan. In this post, I’ll share some of the photos I took at the Danjiri Matsuri festival using my Nikon DLSR camera. It’s […]

At Kishiwada from morning until evening

Kishiwada festival

I arrived to Kishiwada around 6:00 am. I thought that I was early for the 2019 Kishiwada Danjiri Matsuri festival. Well, it started around 5:00 am. There were many people already there. What an amazing festival. Many people carrying a big wooden wagon with a Pagodastival. One person is standing at the top,, several on […]