Hina Dolls (18)

Hina Dolls (18)
The Japanese Doll Festival (雛祭り Hina-matsuri), or Girls' Day, is held on March 3. Platforms covered with a red carpet are used to display a set of ornamental dolls (雛人形 hina-ningyo) representing the Emperor, Empress, attendants, and musicians in traditional court dress of the Heian-era.