Looks like it could be a busy night ahead for the Japanese fire brigade!
Wakakusa Yamayaki is a grass-burning ceremony held on Mount Wakakusa located east of Nara Park, Nara City, Japan. This fiery event begins at the sound of a trumpet blowing, when the 33 hectares of moorland at Wakakusayama burst into flames.
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