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PHOTOS: First Visit to Shinto Shrine of 2014 in Japan

Written by Keiko Tanaka On 5 January 2014 @ 22:10 pm | No Comments

In Arts & Culture, English, Japan, Japanese, Photography, Photos, Quick Reads, Religion

Image of Kanda Myojin shrine in Tokyo by blogger Tokyobling. [1]

Image of Kanda Myojin shrine in Tokyo by blogger Tokyobling. Photo used according to blogger's reblog rule [2]

Hatsumōde (初詣 hatsumōde), the first Shinto shrine visit of the New Year, is a common practice among Japanese. Tokyo-based blogger Tokyobling posted [1] a series of photos about the ritual of Hatsumode in Japan.


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