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Sumo “Autograph” Signing Intrigues the Internet

The internet has been astonished at a recent video showcasing the autograph session of formidable sumo wrestler Takayasu, as the event had the celebrity pressing his entire hand against sheets of paper instead of merely signing his name.

Takayasu’s autograph signing in Kurume City, earning seven million views in about three days:

The ancient tradition is said to aid in emphasizing the colossal size of sumo wrestlers; in addition, a sumo’s handprint was also once considered a good-luck charm.

Copies of the Ozeki’s handprint will be sold to fans.

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