Jun 22, 2019

Chinowa-kuguri / Suijo-sai, Torikoe-jinja Shrine, Yanagibashi Bridge, Sumida River, Taito-ku, Tokyo

Chinowa-kuguri / Suijo-sai, Torikoe-jinja Shrine, Yanagibashi Bridge, Sumida River, Taito-ku, Tokyo

30th June - 1st July, 2019 | Torikoe-jinja Shrine, Yanagibashi Bridge, Sumida River, Taito-ku, Tokyo
Chinowa-kuguri - A traditional ceremony to pray for good health and longevity. 
Suijo-sai - 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/190630tr.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  ››  http://www.city.taito.lg.jp/index/event/kanko/suizyousai.html












鳥越神社 水上祭 茅の輪くぐり・東京都台東区

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