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Candles and paper lanterns float on the Motoyasu River in front of the Atomic Bomb Dome at the Peace Memorial Park, in memory of the victims of the bomb on the 62nd anniversary of the Hiroshima bomb, on August 6, 2007 in Hiroshima. Japan. The dropping of the atomic bomb by the U.S. killed an estimated 70,000 people instantly on August 6, 1945 with many thousands more dying over the following years from the effects of radiation. Three days later another atomic bomb was dropped on Nagasaki…

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Toro Nagashi in Japan; or "Lantern Offerings on the Water". Traditional Japanese beliefs state that humans come from water, so the lanterns represent their bodies returning to water. At the end, the laterns are retrieved and recycled.

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If you’re on Oahu on Memorial Day, here’s a must-attend. Lantern Floating Hawaii is Honolulu’s version of Toro Nagashi, a Japanese tradition which translates literally as “lantern offerings on water.

Candle-lit lanterns over the water

I want to be on the water in a boat with paper lanterns floating all around and in the air--like the animated movie, Tangled!

Beautiful and powerful.   Shot in Seattle at the "From Hiroshima to Hope" festival which marks the day that the "Little Boy", the first atomic bomb, was dropped on Hiroshima, Japan on August 6th, 1945, and serves as a memorial for the victims of both the bombings on Hiroshima and Nagasaki.

Hiroshima Lantern Festival: Held annually in August. Each lantern is inscribed a message that family and friends want to send to the deceased, or the wishes of nuclear weapons and the bloody war will never happen.