May 5th is Boy’s Day in Japan, although it is now also called Children’s Day. My parents gave us a kabuto/warriors helmet to decorate for boys day, but along with all other things, it is lost in the deep beyond of our garage :-(. I did however find the little warrior figurine and koi-nobori/carp:
My boys are still away at college – I will have to txt them well wishes for boy’s day :-). If you would like to learn more about this celebration, go to Boy’s Day.