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The Nature of Life: Sakura Festival

Sakura festivals, or Cherry Blossom festivals are popular in Japan. In recent years the U.S has hosted a rising number of these festivals. Many universities and cities host their own Sakura festival. Cherry blossoms symbolize the enduring yet fleeting nature of life, and are also associated with Buddhist influence. America has embraced Japan’s festive reminder that life is short and sweet.