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The first word of the month, "Tsukitachi," is a change of the word "Tsukitachi," which is related to the phases of the moon.There is a theory that the first day of every month is the new moon (Saku) in the lunar calendar (a calendar that uses the cycle of the phases of the moon), which means the beginning of things.It is said that Sakuhi Miki started when he came to visit Ujigami on the first day of the month.On the first day of the year, we express our gratitude to God with the moon as a delimiter, just as you go to the New Year.Especially on August 8st, it was called Hassaku, and the farmers prayed to Ujigami for fruit before the autumn harvest and celebrated.At that time, the rice wasn't growing yet and we offered millet instead, so it is customary to eat rice cake (awamochi).On this day, from the evening to the night, "Tonomiya-san Yukata visits a thousand peopleAn event called "is also held.
(Reiwa XNUMXrd year will be reduced due to corona damage. here）
The sanctuary in the early morning is refreshing and you will feel dignified when you visit.The sky brightens early in the summer, but the approach to the dimly lit winter is very mysterious and quaint. Ise Jingu Shrine
In Okage Yokocho, the town of Oharai in Toriimae-cho, worshipers who come to visit Sakuhi are treated at the morning market, morning porridge, and Sakuhi mochi.Please enjoy this after worshiping.
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Naiku Mae Sakuhi Mochi / Sakuhi Porridge Special
Even in the early morning of the outer shrine, the fresh air fills the approach.When you look at the Goshogu from around the old temple grounds, you will naturally feel gratitude.I pray that I was able to spend a month safely and that I can spend a new month safely. Ise Jingu Geku
How was your visit to Sakuhi at Jingu?You can enjoy different atmospheres of worship at the outer and inner shrines. "Shinme Kenzan" is also held around XNUMX am on the XNUMXst.A Shinme dedicated by His Majesty the Emperor dresses up and visits the shrine.If you have time, we recommend visiting both shrines regardless of the order.Why don't you start the month with a new feeling by visiting Ise's Sakuhi?