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Foreign Children participated in Yabusame (Horseback archery)

h25yabusame.jpgSukeisha-taisai (Worshippers’ Association “Enju no Kai”) and Yabusame were held on 6th October.

As a part of intercultural activities of Enju no Kai, about 50 foreign diplomats and about 90 oversea students were invited to Yabusame.

This year, 5 foreign children from America, Canada, India, Mexico and Russia participated as assistants in the horseback archery with Japanese children. They enjoyed this historical event and deepened their understanding of Japanese culture and tradition.h25yabusame2.jpg

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