Gojoten Shrine Ritual

Photo by Aaron Webb used under CC

While many monks celebrate the ‘new year’ of Setsubun by throwing beans, the staff of Gojoten shrine in Ueno Park ward off evil with a ritual from the Heian period that uses leaves from Chrysanthemum flowers.

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Venue: Gojoten Shrine
Web: http://www.city.taito.lg.j... (Link in Japanese)
Entry: Free
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Closest station(s): JR Ueno or Keisei-Ueno
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