Jun 24, 2017

Chinowa-kuguri / Suijosai, at Torigoe-jinja Shrine, Yanagibashi Bridge, Sumida River, Taito-ku, Tokyo

Chinowa-kuguri / Suijosai, at Torigoe-jinja Shrine, Yanagibashi Bridge, Sumida River, Taito-ku, Tokyo

1st July, 2017 | Torigoe-jinja Shrine, Yanagibashi Bridge, Sumida River, Taito-ku, Tokyo
Chinowa-kuguri - A traditional ceremony to pray for good health and longevity. Suijosai - Shinto purification ceremony of the shrine. Gozabune boat carrying katashiro (paper cut in the shape of dolls), guarded by dozens of boats, departs from Yanagibashi Bridge and goes down Sumida River as far as Tokyo Bay, where the ritual is held.  













# For the details, please access to the followings site;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/170630tky.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://taitonavi.jp/enjoy_detail.html?no=229















茅の輪くぐり / 水上祭(東京都台東区 鳥越神社)

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