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Soma Nomaoi, 1000-year-old traditional horse festival - Shinki Sodatsusen

<Samurai horsemen running up to command-in-chief place> Continued to previous Soma Nomaoi(野馬追) festival article introduced armor horse racing, we introduce Shinki Sodatsusen, samurai horsemen competing for shrine flags. Below is the official website and this year is commerce on July 28th- 3</samurai>…

Soma Nomaoi, 1000-year-old traditional horse festival - armor horse racing

<Kacchu Keiba, armor horse racing 1> The festive event called Soma Nomaoi(野馬追) has been held over 1000 year-old history in Soma District of Fukushima. It originate in 10th Century when samurai warriors of this region secretly conducted the military exercises related with </kacchu>…