This photo is from my visit to Ryogoku last spring for their “Spring Festival.” Ryogoku is the area of Tokyo where the sumo stadium is located. For the Spring Fest, there was a flea market, sumo demonstrations and lots of food and shopping. Another missionary and I went; we had so much fun.
The sumo tournament is in the city of Nagoya this week and next week. I will not be traveling to Nagoya (Nagoya is a couple of hours away by train. I could go, but contrary to popular belief, I’m not that obsessed!).
Oh, but it’s time for the tournament to begin on television. I have to go now …