Appendix

Birthday celebration of KAJIMAYA the 100 “moon years” March 23, 2007 click here
  Centenary of Okinawan Immigration in Argentina

Act for the Centenary of the Okinawan Immigration in Argentina, at the headquarters of the Okinawewnse Association in Argentina (COA) August 30, 2008.

Poster of the parade that took place on Av. De Mayo on August 31, 2008.

Representatives of the delegation of Brazil that came to celebrate the Centenary.

Representatives of the delegation of Bolivia who came to celebrate the Centenary.

Representatives of the delegation of Hawaii that came to celebrate the Centenary.

Representatives of the delegation of Perú that came to celebrate the Centenary.

Parade of Okinawa typical dance group.

Parade of the members of the musical group Nomura Ryu.

Waiting for the start of the parade of the group of typical Okinawan drums, composed of young people, Ryukyu Matsuri Daiko. In the background you can see the building of the government house.


Parade of the children of the Argentine-Japanese school Nichia Gakuin.


Parade of Okinawan mythological character Shii-Za.


Parade of different groups of Argentine Karatekas

Kiyotomi Uehara with delegates from Nakijin who came especially to celebrate the Centenary.

Representative of the descendants of those who came from Nakijin.

Video of children playing typical drums.
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The granddaughter of Kiyotomi Uehara, Maria Florencia Uehara, carrying a banner in the Centenary parade.

Kiyotomi Uehara guided by his son Alberto K. Uehara, once the parade finished Av. De Mayo, CABA, ended on August 31, 2008.
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