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Sumo at Yasukuni Shrine

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Sumo wrestlers perform during the annual Honozumo ceremonial sumo tournament dedicated to Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo. See story here.

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wish i can be there, sumo is an interesting sport. been to yasukuni shrine, nice visit.

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Looks like a traditional ceremony. I know it's kind of a sacred ritual. That said, it's very interesting, and even comical in a way. Nice picture!

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The child in the second photo is crying and afraid of the Sumo wrestler

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J_RAPR. 19, 2016 - 03:05PM JST The child in the second photo is crying and afraid of the Sumo wrestler

Perhaps he was struck with shame by the depth of historical revisionism that surrounded him.

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Excellent performance by SUMO wrestlers at Yasukuni Shrine. Sumo wrestlers should be given an opportunity to participate in Tokyo Olympic games in 2020

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