Festival Of The Steel Phallus Draws Crowds

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A man wears phallic-shaped glasses at Kanamara Matsuri on April 7,... News PhotoAdult,Horizontal,Human Interest,Japan,Kanamara Matsuri,Kawasaki - Kanagawa Prefecture,Men,Offbeat,Phallus Shaped,Religion,ShintoPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesKAWASAKI, JAPAN - APRIL 07: A man wears phallic-shaped glasses at Kanamara Matsuri (Festival of the Steel Phallus) on April 7, 2013 in Kawasaki, Japan. The festival is held annually on the first Sunday of April and it is centered around a local penis-venerating shrine once popular among prostitutes who wished to pray for protection from sexually transmitted diseases. The festival is now a popular tourist attraction. (Photo by Keith Tsuji/Getty Images)