Aug 15, 2016

Mantouroue (Lantern Festival), Toudaiji Temple, Nara

Mantouroue (Lantern Festival), Toudaiji Temple, Nara

15th August, 2016 | at Toudaiji Temple, Nara Pref.
Those are lighted only nights of old new year in February and August 14, 15th(Chugen).
This traditional event called "Mantoro" is continuing for over 800 years.
Fantactic lantern light floating on the dark fascinate people every ages.  













# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture]
http://www.goldenjipangu.com/160815toudaiji.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]
http://www.todaiji.or.jp/contents/function/08mantoukuyoue.html         
















東大寺大仏殿 万燈供養会(奈良市雑司町)

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