Thursday, May 04, 2006

Okihiki-zome-shiki Ceremony at Naiku





Okihiki-zome-shiki at Naiku on APril 12 (Isuzu River)


The next Shikinen Sengu, or the Regular Shrine Removal of the Grand Shrine of Ise (Ise Jingu)will occur in 2013. The preparation began in 2005. Okihiki Gyoji Events, Pulling Logs Events take place this year and the next year. Prior to the events, Okihiki-zome-shiki ceremonies were held on April 12 and 13.

Okihiki-zome-shiki, Pulling Loggs Ceremony





Okihiki-zome-shiki at Geku on April 13