[Photoblog] Carrying on the Local Tradition

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This is a part of preparation for Kakitsu Festival at Tanzan Shrine.
What this lady is making is an offering to a god, and called Nigishine. 
Patterns at the bottom of the cylinder part is coloured rice. 
This type of offering is particularly difficult to make, and a man on the left is an expert with 50 years experience.
This picture was taken with permission. 
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