Nagasaki Lantern Festival

Started by the Chinese community in Nagasaki to celebrate the Chinese New Year, this festival of lights has…

Nara Setsubun Mantoro

More than 3,000 lanterns are lit at Kasuga Taisha Shrine in Nara twice a year—in early February for…

Nara Chugen Mantoro

More than 3,000 lanterns are lit at Kasuga Taisha Shrine in Nara twice a year—on 3 February for…