Participants in traditional Japanese garb bearing portable shrines during a parade at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo yesterday. They were taking part in the Sanno Festival, whose main attraction is a nine-hour-long parade by hundreds of shrine-carrying devotees in colourful costumes through about 20km of central Tokyo.
PublishedJun 11, 2016, 5:00 am SGT
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