Phew. This was a feast really. Then dessert plate came afterwards.
|Stage of The Festival|
Allow me to skip my own explanation... instead, the above link will explain about BON.
The ladies wearing baby-blue/white kimono are actually from the school of Azumaji Ryu School.
Ms. Kaname and Sumi Azumaji are also in there.
|1st generation meets 3rd generation|
Ms. Kaname Azumaji's baby is daughter.
Ms. Kaname says " we named her Ayumi, meaning walking ( her own way). I mean if she becomes classical Japanese dancer and inherit this school, it would be wonderful, but we don't want to force her..... that's how we named her.... to walk her own way. "
Ms. Kaname has studied physical education at college and is athletic woman. She used to be a lifeguard and there she met her husband.
|Ms. Kaname Azumaji|
Usually, she talks with soft, gentle voice and is sweet. During the lesson, she is different.
Look at this move..... holding with this pose...it requires power and strong muscle.