The wife of Ambassador Sumi presented traditional Japanese festival called “hinamatsuri” or Girl’s Day

  On March 1 a presentation of the Japanese holiday “hinamatsuri” was held at the residence of the Japanese Ambassador in Ukraine, which was visited by wives of 30 foreign ambassadors in Kiev. In Ukraine the International Women’s Day is celebrated on March 8, and in Japan for many centuries the Girl’s Day has been celebrated on March 3 – on this day people wish for girls’ health and happiness. The guests listened with interest to the story while looking at the colorful decorations.

Presentation of Ambassador's spouse

Decorations for "hinamatsuri"