2-ton straw sandal dedicated to temple god

Giant straw sandal weighs 2 tons and measures in at 35 feet (NBC/NTV)
Giant straw sandal weighs 2 tons and measures in at 35 feet (NBC/NTV)

FUKUSHIMA, Japan (NBC/NTV) — Exactly how big are the feet of gods?

For people in Japan, the answer is about 35 feet long.

People in northern Japan dedicated a huge straw sandal to the god of a local temple on Monday.

The sandal weighs about 2 tons.

The annual ceremony is nearly three centuries old and ends with the placing of the sandal in the shrine.

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