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By Zoe Nova ReadOasis Step 4 Japan is a land of festivals, and on the third day of the month of March, many Japanese... The Doll Festival (Step 4)

By Zoe Nova
ReadOasis Step 4

Japan is a land of festivals, and on the third day of the month of March, many Japanese families celebrate the Doll Festival, which is called "Hina Matsuri” in Japanese. This special day is also called Girl's Day, a day when families pray for the health and happiness of their little girls. During this festival, we can see the tangible expression of these prayers in the many beautiful and ornamental dolls on display.

Traditionally, people believed that these dolls h...

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