Even though the Kanamara Festival is just across the river from my house, skipped the wiener fest yesterday since it was overcast, wet and cold. Besides, when you have seen a hunded transgendered worshipers straddling a two meter wooden phalus, you’ve seen them all.
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KAWASAKI, JAPAN – APRIL 4, 2010: A visitor rides on a wooden phallic figure during…the annual fertility festival…
[snip] …said to encourage fertility and bring harmony to married couples. In recent times the festival has raised awareness of AIDS prevention.
View many more photos taken of the Kanamara Festival on the flickr photosharing site….