Flying a kite is said to have started in China then it is now enjoyed all
over the world. It became one of the New Year activities in Japan
since the Edo period regardless of people’s status. There are many
different types and sizes of kites such as birds, dragons, Yakko-dako (man-shaped
kite) or chain kites (many kites are tied in a series). Nowadays
people enjoy all the year round flying a kite as an easy play which requires
just open air and wind blow.
is very seldom nowadays to come across with a boy devising the superior kites
with his father or grandfather because various sizes and types of kites are
available at shops.
to fly kite well depends on solely keeping its horizontal balance.
Hold the kite standing to the wind backward and lift the kite upward pulling
and releasing the kite string alternatively. Kite flying can be enjoyed
winning the height competition or fighting with other kite by cutting its
string or dropping to the ground.
Flying a kite gives us such a satisfaction like floating in the air but
don’t fly your kites near power lines or under the weather forecasts of
thunderstorm as there is a danger of electrocution. It is also advised
not to fly a kite near the airport.