Miko Shimane

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Miko in Matsuri procession, Tsunozu, Shimane, Japan.

Shrine miko (巫女) were traditionally female shaman but are now more likely to be university students doing arubaito (part-time jobs).

Miko in Matsuri procession, Tsunozu, Shimane, Japan.
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Japan Images: Shinto Shrine Maidens, Tsunozu, Shimane