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Soka Matsubara International Haiku Convention

Update : 2021-12-7

Book of Prize-winning Works Completed
Commemorating the 330th Anniversary of the "Oku-no Hosomichi" Journey

The International Haiku Convention was held for the first-time last October, commemorating the 330th anniversary of the "Oku-no Hosomichi" journey of MATSUO Basho, Haiku poet.
A book of prize-winning works of the Convention was published.

All the 446 Haiku chosen from the entries of 10,824 Haiku works, in Japanese and in foreign languages (French and English), are printed, which will offer entertainment about Soka Matsubara, attracting people of all generations and of all nationalities.

Publication date

July 10 (Fri)

Place of sale

Information corner of the City Hall, Kominkan (Public Halls) and Chuo Toshokan (Soka City Library)


500 yen

  • Front cover image

    Front cover

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    Back cover


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