The Hina Matsuri is a celebration of girls all over Japan.
It is an annual festival on March 3rd.
It’s often called ‘doll festival’ or ‘girls festival’ in English.
They eat special rice puffs:
It’s most iconic feature is the doll arrangement seen in houses, schools and shops.
There are songs and a story behind the festival which is represented by the different dolls and instruments.
For an authentic experience of Hina Matsuri check out this blog post.