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Photo Journal: All fired up

(Mainichi)

Fireworks light up the night sky above a float in Chichibu, Saitama Prefecture, on Dec. 3, 2017. The festivities were part of the annual Chichibu night festival, which is thought to have attracted approximately 304,000 visitors this year. In 2016, the traditional event held around Chichibu Shrine was added to UNESCO's Intangible Cultural Heritage list. (Mainichi)

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