Kanamara Matsuri is Japans Annual Penis Festival : What we Know

Essentially, a dick festival. The Kanamara Matsuri is held each first Sunday of April at the Kanayama shrine in Kawasaki. After the lighting of the sacred flame at the shrine, a huge pink phallus-shaped mikoshi altar is carried around the city during a procession. The penis is the central theme of the whole thing (natch) … Continue reading Kanamara Matsuri is Japans Annual Penis Festival : What we Know