Gojoten Shrine Ritual

3rd Feb, 2018 3:00pm
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.

Dates: 3rd Feb, 2018
Start/End Time: 3:00pm – 12:00am
Venue: Gojoten Shrine
Web: http://taitonavi.jp/enjoy_...
Link in Japanese
Entry: Free
Closest station(s): JR Ueno or Keisei-Ueno
Area:
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