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What is “kadomatsu”? When is the decorating period of the “kadomatsu”? How should it be done away with?


  Among the many new year decorations, there is the “kadomatsu”. As you prepare for the new year, there might be questions such as “when shall the kadomatsu be put out?” or “how should it been done away with?”. We hope our findings on the meaning, origin, how to put it out, and how to do away with the “kadomatsu” be helpful for your new year preparations.   What are the meanings and origins of the “kadomatsu”? “Kadomatsu” is one of the new year decorations made out of bamboo and pine. It is put in front of the house gate. ...

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