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Today’s focus: Tanabata (evening of the seventh)
A Japanese holiday that celebrates the meeting of the deities Orihime and Hikoboshi. According to legend, the Mily Way galaxy separates these lovers, and they are allowed to meet only once a year on the seventh day of the seventh lunar month of the lunisolar calendar. The date of Tanabata varies by region of the country, but the first festivities begin on July 7 of the Gregorian calendar. The celebration is held at various days between July and August.
Daily Trivia: Christoph Waltz is his own voice actor in the German and French dubs of Inglorious Basterds and Django Unchained.