Offbeat Pictures of The Week - August 8

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Residents in 'yukata,' or summer kimonos, throw water to the ground... News PhotoCivilian,District,Ginza,Horizontal,Japan,Japanese Culture,Kimono,Offbeat,Road,Shopping,Summer,Throwing,Tokyo - Japan,Tradition,Water,Weather,YukataPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPResidents in 'yukata,' or summer kimonos, throw water to the ground at the Ginza shopping district in Tokyo on August 4, 2013. Hundreds of Yukata-clad people participated in the annual summer event to cool off amid high summer temperatures. AFP PHOTO / TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA (Photo credit should read TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA/AFP/Getty Images)