[the end] Rapeseed attendant (seed extremely) festival [Kameido Tenjinsha Shrine]

Tuesday, February 25 is black-letter day of Prince Michizane Sugawara. We offer field mustard before the alter and do, and Shinto ritual "rapeseed attendant" (seed extremely) soothing the spirit of a dead person of Tenjin is performed.

It will be field mustard which is why.
It is said that "we soothe, and "rapeseed" (machete) is common to" (we soothe) in this.
We picked up greens flower which bloomed on way so that worshiper cheered up heart on anniversary of Tenjin's death after the Edo era and offered. We are awarded by Shinto shrine now.

"Offering of flowers expression" to arrange flowers arranged which we attached red-and-white plum to with field mustard in main shrine, and to offer before the alter, and to do is performed. In addition, we pray for fertile (fertility) such as cereals, food in this year on reaching spring.

As for the Kameido Tenjinsha Shrine, "plum Festival is open, too".
The precincts that yellow of field mustard shakes in memory of Tenjin, and flower of plum blooms, and are full.
When it is gone for Kameido Tenjinsha Shrine on 25th, how is a lot of spring?

Period Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Holding place Kameido Tenjinsha Shrine (3-6-1, Kameido, Koutou-ku)
Access JR Sobu Line, Tobu Kameido Line "Kameido Station" north exit 15-minute walk
Sponsor Kameido Tenjinsha Shrine
Reference Kameido Tenjinsha Shrine telephone: 03-3681-0010
URL concerned http://kameidotenjin.or.jp/ (website of Kameido Tenjinsha Shrine)