明鏡塾 英語教室 ひなまつり ~蛤のお吸い物~ -the Doll’s Festival & Cram soup-

momonosekkuOn March 3rd, people cerebrate the Doll’s Festival called “Hina-matsuri” in Japan. It is the traditional event for girls to wish for their healthy growth and happiness. The family with girls display the Hina-dolls dressed in beautiful ancient court costumes in their house. It is believed that the dolls absorb misfortunes or diseases and protect the children.