#Nakameguro #Syougakuji-temple 400th Anniversary

Nakameguro Shokakuji will be held in commemoration of the history of 400 years in this area after opening in the Edo period.
■ Memorial festival opening ceremony
・ Location: Main stage
・ Time: 10:00
■ Statement Performance
A precious stage where you can experience the live of the sutras by Tendai Buddhism, Shingon Buddhism, and Nichiren Buddhism.
・ Location: Main stage
・ Time: 16:00
■ Rakugo
You can enjoy rakugo by Ayumi Sanyutei, who attracts fans with a light narrative that incorporates imitations.
・ Location: Main Hall
・ Time: 18:00
■ Children's fair
A place of play for old-fashioned children in a temple! Become a kid-friendly ninja and clear the mission!
・ Location: Children area
・ Time: 10:00 to 16:00
■ Kitchen car
Eating and drinking corner is essential for festivals! Three delicious kitchen cars gathered by a local pub!
・ Location: The precincts
・ Time: Always
■ Indian Dragon Exhibition
A 100-year-old genius Kazama Masazo's ceiling painting of Minobuyama Kuonji recreates the “ink dragon” of Sappo Happo in the Nakameguro sky!
・ Place: Precincts / Real hall
・ Time: Always
■ Silk Road Concert
A god-and-buddery dedication concert with a wish for the next generation, a fusion of traditional Japanese and Indian music and dance.
・ Location: Main stage
・ Time: 12:00 ・ 19:00
■ Dangomi
A project where you can dance together with the dance school kids and become energetic!
・ Location: The precincts
・ Time: 13:00
■ Onagawa Bussan Exhibition
People in Onagawa-cho, Miyagi Prefecture, who are related to the disaster-stricken area, sell sea blessings such as local surimi soup and oysters.
・ Location: The precincts
・ Time: Always
■ Illustration
A classic sermon where the story of the life and death of Buddha's life is explained by the storyteller.
・ Location: Main Hall
・ Time: 14:00
■ Oniko Mother Shrine Panel Exhibition
The Shokakuji Oniko Mother Shrine was relocated to the main hall of the Sendai-date Date House. I will introduce its history.
・ Location: Real Hall
・ Time: Always
■ Art Lantern
Japanese illuminations with lanterns made with pictures drawn by various artists.
・ Location: The precincts
・ Time: Always (lights around 17:00)
■ Koto Koto Koro
The oldest game that is said to be the oldest in Japan. Let's experience the traditional demon-games at a historical temple!
・ Location: Children area
・ Time: 11:00, 14:00, 18:00
1. If you participated in the festival and answered the questionnaire, the first 500 people will receive a souvenir made of old wood from the Kikomo Shrine.
2. We give a “surprise XX” with gratitude from Shokakuji to all the people gathered in the precincts. I'm looking forward to seeing what surprises will be held on that day. (Opening time is undecided)
3. Become a ninja at a children's fair! Sweets will be given to all children who have completed the mission.

In addition, we have a lot of fun.

[Date / Time] November 10th (Sunday), 2019, 10:00 to 20:00 Admission free
[Venue] Nakameguro Shokakuji (3-1-6 Nakameguro, Meguro-ku)
5-minute walk from Nakameguro Station on the Tokyu Toyoko Line and Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line
[Organizer] Nakameguro Shokakuji

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