Man Dressed As Christmas Tree in Tokyo


Christmas trend and fever is increasing passionately day by day. People all around the globe are planning the best ways for Christmas Cheer. Today’s story is about a British man named Joseph Tame. Joseph Tame, a Japan based Chief Wild Life Officer, inventor, marathon runner. Though he is settled in Japan and this year he is being seen in the unique guise of a Christmas tree. Yeah! fully dressed up like a Christmas tree with lights and all the decoration.

Joseph Tame, the running Christmas tree is running on the streets,waving passerby and snapping selfies with the Japanese people. Japanese people are also responding him positively and loving Joseph Tame is Christmas tree. What Joseph has to say about people’s reaction, “The reactions range from sudden burst of laughter to a couple of people have screamed in surprise and in delight,”

In his recent interview to CNN he said,

“There are many areas of the city that are beautifully illuminated with Christmas decorations, but there are also areas where there are not, so I thought wouldn’t it be great to take the fun and wonder of these illuminations into those areas and spread the Christmas cheer,I like to make people laugh and smile where they don’t expect it.”

It took Joseph 60 days to make this special Christmas tree. Deep inside, this Christmas tree is made of aluminum wires. Joseph Tame has used 99 batteries to run the lights functioning on the tree. It takes a long time to wear this Christmas tree.

His main purpose is to lessen the distances and social barriers between the people. As Japanese do not celebrate Christmas officially, but this effort by Joseph Tame would bring out love and interest of Japanese people in Christmas.

Joseph Tame has also planned of wearing this unique Christmas decorated tree on Christmas day too just to spread love and Christmas cheer. Check out the video.