Ukera-No-Shinji

Ukera-No-Shinji

Ritual Ceremony called “Ukera-No-Shinji” in Shintoism We call the third day of February “Setsubun” which literally means “division of seasons” according to Japanese old lunisolar calendar. It is the last day of winter and also the day before the beginning of spring....
Ueno Seiyouken

Ueno Seiyouken

Ueno Seiyouken The white three-story building is standing at the west end of Ueno Hill which overlooks the Shinobazu-Pond. It is located in between a Belfry and Toshougu-Shrine at the Ueno Park. The wide span of the building looks as if spreading its wings on the...