Snow fell in Kyoto Prefecture on January 25, 2024 due to the cold and humid air. Kitano Tenmangu Shrine in Kyoto City's Kamigyo Ward held its first festival of the year, ''Hatsutenjin,'' and worshipers were careful not to slip as they walked through the shrine grounds lined with snow-covered shrine buildings.

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