To Star Festival decoration installed in Yasukuni Dori
Do you not tie up strip of paper which you wrote wish?
We install bamboo grass decoration of 100 total number in front of store joining Store Association of Yasukuni Dori. Please tie up strip of paper with all dream and wish of everybody to bamboo grass decoration.
Strip of paper 6,000 pieces bamboo grass twig 1,000 present
We distribute strip of paper free at store with bamboo grass decoration.
We give "bamboo grass twig" to person who purchased eating and drinking, article.
Distribution at each store is the end as soon as we disappear.
When visited store does not have, ask other stores.
<Star Festival legend and bamboo grass decoration>
kahiko loved Vega of hard worker in daughters of Lord of Heaven and got married, but connubiality was fun, and Vega did not do grasshopper (break off) and has stopped that kahiko chased cow. Lord of Heaven separates anger, two people across the Milky Way, and it is Star Festival legend to have allowed to meet once a year only on July 7.
It was the Edo era, and manners and customs to add decoration in hope of perfect state of health and business prosperity, progress of art to small bamboo seemed to spread out to general public. There are various forms to bamboo grass decoration including shabby clothes, casting net, litter-bin, strip of paper, but each seems to have a meaning. Strip of paper writes character and seems to be decoration in hope of progress of study and calligraphy.