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Farewell Sum up of this year’s erikae: Mitsuna of Pontocho (May) Momokazu of Gion Kobu (February) Fumino of Gion Kobu (November) Hisasuzu of Pontocho (November) Toshikana of.

Good-bye and Hello to the Geisha Mamehana of Gion Kobu

Mamehana of Gion Kobu as a maiko performing the dance Hanagasa ~~SO gotta learn how to do a fan dance, to entertain my friends on my birthday night!

Gion Maiko - 11 (por bluetrayne)

A maiko performing at a theater in the Gion district of Kyoto.

Koyoshi of Gion Kobu during her erikae

geisha-licious: “ Today in Kyoto: Erikae of maiko Koyoshi Koyoshi has just became a geiko san! ^^ Here she is posing with celebratory posters inside her okiya.

Maiko Fukuho

Kanzashi worn in August ~ Blue morning glory (asagao) or susuki grass. The susuki grass appears as a starburst of spines. Senior maiko wear silver-white and junior maiko wear pink or red.