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Led by a Shinto priest (C), near-naked believers jog into the site before pouring water over themselves to purify their bodies and souls as part of a new year endurance show at Kanda Shrine, known as Kanda Myojin, in Tokyo on January 12, 2013. About 50 people participated in the annual winter event. AFP PHOTO / TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA (Photo credit should read TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA/AFP/Getty Images)
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Led by a Shinto priest (C), near-naked believers jog into the site before pouring water over themselves to purify their bodies and souls as part of a new year endurance show at Kanda Shrine, known as Kanda Myojin, in Tokyo on January 12, 2013. About 50 people participated in the annual winter event. AFP PHOTO / TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA (Photo credit should read TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA/AFP/Getty Images)
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January 12, 2013
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