Aichi Visit of Akishino Couple


On 7th June, HIH Prince Fumihito and HIH Princess Kiko of Akishino visited Aichi Prefecture to attend the traditional rice planting festival took place in Okazaki City.
Their Imperial Highnesses attended the festival commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Daijo-sai (Great Thanksgiving Festival) of Emperor Taisho (1879-1926). The rice paddy of Okazaki City provided the sacred rice for the Daijo-Sai of Emperor Taisho in 1915.


Photo from Asahi


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