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Yabusame (horse back archery) was held with foreign children

Right: Changing the target board
Left: The archer shot from running horse back.

Sukeisha-taisai (Worshippers' Association "Enju no Kai") and Yabusame were held on 7th October.

Mr. Nikolaos Tsamados, the Ambassador of Greece, and more than 150 foreign diplomats and oversea students were invited to Yabusame as our intercultural activity.

This year, 5 foreign children include the son of Greece ambassador participated as the archer’s assistants with Japanese children. They enjoyed this historical event and deepened understanding toward Japanese culture and tradition.

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