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A wildlife theme park in Wakayama Prefecture on Tuesday celebrated the annual Star Festival by presenting a pair of giant pandas with bamboo decorations and carrots cut to resemble strips of paper with wishes written on them.

Male panda Eimei, 27, came out to the enclosure’s play area at Adventure World first, and was joined by 19-year-old female panda Rauhin around 10 minutes later.

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