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February 11, 2014
Published by Consulate General of Japan in New York / Japan Information Center
Japanese "Hina Matsuri Dolls" Display through March 3
@ the Japan Information Center
Every year in Japan, the Hina-Matsuri Doll festival is held on March 3rd. It is a tradition believed to ensure a healthy life and good fortune for young girls. The festival centers around special Hina dolls.

Japan Information Center at the Consulate-General of Japan in New York will display a seven step set-up, which consists of 15 Hina dolls to celebrate Girls' day.

A seven step set-up consists of chests and household items on the lower step. Above them are three attendants, two ministers, five court musicians, three court ladies, and Emperor and Empress.
Date & Time
Friday, February 7- Monday, March 3, 9:30AM - 4:00PM
(Except for February 17-24 and weekends)
* Please bring photo IDs
Japan Information Center Gallery, Consulate-General of Japan in New York
299 Park Avenue, 18th Floor, New York, NY 10171
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