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About Asakusa Honjo Show (March 18)

Sensoji temple

Emperor Suko 36 (AD 628) Early in the morning of March 18, brothers of Higashimi Hamasunari and Takezuna were fishing at Edo-uro (Miyado River downstream of the Sumida River), where a single Buddha statue And found that the doctor Makoto Takashi worshiped this to be the statue of the Holy Shinseikan Bodhisattva, and settled the statue on the stump of the tree of the Sophoro (Enji) in association with the followers.

"Asakusa temple honorific presentation meeting" is an event based on this "Sensoji temple age".

According to the same auspicion, "Akaze no Saiseo" was built overnight afterwards, and the statue was settled in the crowd by the hand of ten children, this is said to be the founding of Asakusa Temple, so "Asakusa Temple Honjo Show was held as an event to celebrate the birth of Asakusa Town.

Until the Edo period, it was held together with "Mikoshi" as an event together with "Sanjamatsuri", but since the Meiji Restoration, it was declared by the divine Buddhist separation order "Sanjamatsuri "will be held in May, and the original meaning of the" Asakusa Honjo Visualization Group "like the one above tended to be lost sight of. Even though we are supposed to be rooted in Asakusa, it is a long-standing concern that this "Asakusa Temple Emblem Visiting Society" will be more popular, and in 2000 Heisei "Sanjamatsuri It was carried out as aiming for further development of the Asakusa town by disseminating Asakusa's birth history widely both inside and outside by reproducing it as a part of the battle transit ".

2012. The Sanjamatsuri celebrates the year memorable of 700 years, was Toriokonai a grand this event by taking the town of Asakusa.

Head office shrine

As you are standing in, everyone is the soul of the Asakusa Shrine is Tageme Makoto Tomomi, Mr. Cypress Mihama and Mr. Hisaka Takezumi, their celebrant celebrates Kannon's revelation and faces Kannon at the Asakusadera main hall We would like to ask for your continued support so that the event of "Asakusa Honjo Show" will be successfully executed.


Events at Asakusaji
On that day, the Honen Spectacle Show prayers of Asakusa Temple are awarded the "red tag" which is known as a special color prayer wallet, and "Kinryu no Mai" is dedicated at that precinct.

Asakusa Shrine Headquarters Shrine Mikoshi "Doho" "Door down"

Following the old-fashioned event of the Asakusa Honjo Show, the main shrine of the Asakusa Shrine will be raised to the outside of Asakusadera Hondo outside for Asakusa Shrine, and it is an event to worship overnight. In the Nakamise approaching path, light a line of lights to express "the road of Merciful".

Heisei "in March, 17th (Sun)

In the evening, after the ritual ceremony of the Asakusa Shrine Shinto priest priest, I will "do a dojo" to the Asakusa temple main paddle outside which the head office shrine mikoshi was torn by the baby torch torch. At this time, it seems that Ichinomiya, Ninomiya and Sannomiya which are more than 1 ton in weight ascend the main hall stairs are magnificent and graceful and overwhelm the viewers.

6:00 pm Sacred spiritual entrance
6:35 pm Miyako mikoshi three bins out
6:50 pm Start a transfer march (Hondo door opens)
6:55 pm Head office three shrines Mikoshi arrived in front of Asakusado main hall
7:00 PM "Doomsday" started
Temple Temple
7:20 pm Asakusa Temple Ichiyama ceremonial massage

Heisei era "entrance" March 18 (Monday)

The bodies of Ichinomiya (Dojo Majin Tomoi), Ninomiya (Ninomiya Palace) and Sannomiya (Hinamaki Takezunari) who were paid to the main hall of the main hall stayed overnight in front of Honbune, the following morning, Asakusa Shrine Prime priest playing · Asakusa Temple After Ichigo Ichiyama, it will be "entrusted" from the main hall and rested in the premises of Asakusadera. And in the evening the three head shrines mikoshi will return to Asakusa Shrine by the hands of Mrs.

9:00 AM Asakusa Shrine Shinto priest celebration, Asakusa Temple Ichiyama crowd ready
Entrust Entrust
9:15 AM Start "entrance"
9:35 AM Shinto shrine Bonzaza Mai donation Asakusadera Main Hall
9:45 AM

Garden festival transfer

Main hall front - west side of main hall - back side of main hall - east side of main hall - shrine torii front



10:15 AM

The entrance into the temple

Shrine Toriie - Shrine entrance

10:45 AM Shrine maiden dance performance Asakusa Shrine Kagura dictionary
4:30 pm Miyami Mikoshi three basement cases
5:00 pm Shrine of returning the godspire

As seen from Asakusa Monk and others' sutra and Asakusa Shrine praising the Asakusa Shrine, this event which simultaneously performs Buddhist works and Shinto is also rare in the country, and part of the Sanjamatsuri which was also called the Kannon Festival before the separation of the Buddha and Buddha It is also a prologue to the example festival in May.