29 Jan '17, 12am

["Daruma Kuyo" at Nishi-Arai Daishi Temple]Feb 3 1-15-1, Nishi-Arai A...

["Daruma Kuyo" at Nishi-Arai Daishi Temple]Feb 3 1-15-1, Nishi-Arai A...

"Daruma Kuyo" is a traditional event since 1954 at Nishi-Arai Daishi, an old famous temple, the origin of which dates back to the year of 826. Daruma is a votive symbol for people wishing for the well-being of the family and flourishing business. People bring their Daruma figures once a year on this day to the temple, express gratitude to them, and buy new ones for the next one year. The numbers of old Daruma figures are burnt together in the temple. The ceremony of "Daruma Kuyo" is full of solemnity starting with the entrance of Buddhist monks in the style of mountain priest blowing a conch-shell horn, followed by monks in Buddhism garment, into the garden of the Komyo-den where old Daruma figures are gathered. Then the tens of thousands Daruma figures are lighted in the sounds of sutra reading by the monks. On this same day, the bean-scattering ceremony celebrating the c...

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One of the most famous parts of Setsubun is the bean tossing that takes place at shrines and temples in various locations....

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El ritual de quema de muñecos "daruma" comenzó en el año 1954 en un famoso templo budista cuya construcción data del año 8...

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gotokyo.org 23 Jan '17, 12am

Takahata Fudoson Temple is one of the Kanto region's three main temples to the deity Fudo Myoo. It's amazing to see the da...