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Culture in Yamagata

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Shogi in Tendo City 10

Shogi in Tendo City

Hannah Warren

The streets of Tendo are littered with shogi references to remind us that it is the biggest producer of shogi pieces in Japan.

Yamagata
Tendo Sakura Matsuri

Tendo Sakura Matsuri

Celine Ong

Known for the famous Ningen Shogi (Human Chess) event, the Tendo Sakura Matsuri is an annual spring festival held in Tendo Ci...

Yamagata
Shinjo Matsuri

Shinjo Matsuri

Hannah Warren

Shinjo, in Yamagata, hosts this annual festival in which giant floats are paraded through the city.

Yamagata