Kadomathu for New Year!!

Kadomathuかどまつ is one of the symbols of New year holidays in Japan. We put it in front of houses, offices gate. ''kado かど'' means gate and ''mathu まつ'', means wait so we wait for good lucks and Gods at gates of our houses and offices. The appearance of cut bamboos describe laughing. ※※※ Lots of places close Between 28th December to 3rd January as winter holidays (the most important season for Japanese people think) ※※※