Imperial Horsemanship

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On 30th May, HIM Emperor Akihito and HIM Empress Michiko wateched the Dakyu (Ancient Japanese Polo) and the Horohiki (Pennants Streaming) at the horse-riding ground inside Imperial Palace.
Those performances took place celebrating the 80th birthday of Their Majesties and the successive heads of the three branches of the government during the reign of His Majesty (1989-) were invited.

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After the performance, the tea party with the guests took place at Imperial Palace.

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Photo from Asahi and Sankei

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