Japanese Imperial Family – (sitting from left) Crown Princess Masako, Princess Aiko, Crown Prince Naruhito, Emperor Akihito, Empress Michiko, Prince Akishino, Prince Hisahito, Princess Akishino; (standing from left) Princess Kako and Princess Mako
JAPAN | Japan's princess Sayako, the only daughter of Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko, and her bridegroom Yoshiki Kuroda, a Tokyo government official arrive at the Imperial Hotel in Tokyo for their wedding on November 15. The Princess will leave the Japanese royal family and becomes a commoner after her marriage. | November 15, 2005
On 14th January, 2015, Ceremony of Utakai-Hajime (New Year’s Poetry Reading) took place at Imperial Palace. Japanese royal family members Crown Prince Naruhito, Prince Akishino, Princess Kako of Akishino, Princess Hanako of Hitachi, Princess Nobuko of Mikasa attended the 'Utakai-Hajime-no-Gi,' New Year's Poetry Reading ceremony at the Imperial Palace.