The 40th Bon Odori festival

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Malaysian peoples and members of a Japanese living in Malaysia during the 40th Bon Odori festival on July 23, 2016 in Shah Alam, Malaysia. The ‘Bon’ festival or ‘The Feast of Lantern’, celebrated on the 15th day of the seventh month according to the lunar calendar, is a traditional Japanese Buddhist celebration dedicated to the spirits of ancestors.AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR
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Malaysian peoples and members of a Japanese living in Malaysia perform a dance during the 40th Bon Odori festival on July 23, 2016 in Shah Alam, Malaysia. The ‘Bon’ festival or ‘The Feast of Lantern’, celebrated on the 15th day of the seventh month according to the lunar calendar, is a traditional Japanese Buddhist celebration dedicated to the spirits of ancestors.AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR
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Malaysian peoples wear Japanese traditional dress kimono perform a dance during the 40th Bon Odori festival on July 23, 2016 in Shah Alam, Malaysia. The ‘Bon’ festival or ‘The Feast of Lantern’, celebrated on the 15th day of the seventh month according to the lunar calendar, is a traditional Japanese Buddhist celebration dedicated to the spirits of ancestors.AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR
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Malaysian peoples and members of a Japanese living in Malaysia before perform a dance during the 40th Bon Odori festival on July 23, 2016 in Shah Alam, Malaysia. The ‘Bon’ festival or ‘The Feast of Lantern’, celebrated on the 15th day of the seventh month according to the lunar calendar, is a traditional Japanese Buddhist celebration dedicated to the spirits of ancestors.AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR
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Malaysian peoples wear Japanese traditional dress kimono perform a dance during the 40th Bon Odori festival on July 23, 2016 in Shah Alam, Malaysia. The ‘Bon’ festival or ‘The Feast of Lantern’, celebrated on the 15th day of the seventh month according to the lunar calendar, is a traditional Japanese Buddhist celebration dedicated to the spirits of ancestors.AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR
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Malaysian peoples wears Japanese traditional dress kimono while perform a dance during the 40th Bon Odori festival on July 23, 2016 in Shah Alam, Malaysia. The ‘Bon’ festival or ‘The Feast of Lantern’, celebrated on the 15th day of the seventh month according to the lunar calendar, is a traditional Japanese Buddhist celebration dedicated to the spirits of ancestors.AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR

 

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