Boy's Day - Kodomo no Hi - Japan

Description The celebration of young boys in Japan. Very large carp streamers are hung from flagpoles outside houses. The fish (carp) represent the courage and perseverance that young boys should have in life.
Date Mon, May 5, 2008
Repeat Type Yearly
Priority 5-Medium
Access Public
Category National Holiday*
Created by Gary Hill
Updated Sun, May 18, 2008 6:14pm GMT
Participants National Holidays
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