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Japan worshippers brave smouldering coals to pray for safety

The festival, called hiwatari matsuri in Japanese, has a history of about 50 years at Mt. Takaosan.
Buddhist monks spreads ambers in a bonfire at the fire-walking festival at Mt.Takao in Tokyo, Japan, March 14, 2021. Reuters
Published at : March 15, 2021
Updated at : March 15, 2021 16:17