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This month's events

The temples and shrines in Kyoto have been keeping their rituals and events from the olden days.
They are traditional, sacred and a pleasant experience. We'd like to introduce them every month.
They are worth to visit during your stay.

June 2011 Highlight events in Kyoto

June 1st

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Kibune Shrine Festival

This is a classic ceremony for giving thanks at Kibune […]

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June 1st

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Hydrangea Garden Opening

Mimuroto-ji Temple, called Hydrangea Temple, opens thei […]

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June 1st

Kaminari-yoke Festival

This is an annual festival to pray for protection from […]

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June 3th

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Heian Shrine Garden Public Opening

This is a good opportunity to see this beautiful Japane […]

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June 10th

inari

Taue-sai Rice planting Festival

Fushimi-Inari Taisha Shrine enshrines the God for rice […]

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June 15th ~ 30th

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Summer camellia Viewing

Torin-in Temple in Myoshin-ji Temple ground is famous f […]

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June 18th

hotaru

Hojo-e event

Hojo-e is a Buddhist event in which living things are s […]

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June 17th ~ 19th

Antique Grand Market

About 350 antique dealers will display their shops&#821 […]

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June 20th

201006-5

Takekirie Bamboo Cutting Ritual

Kurama-dera Temple, located at the top of sacred Mt. Ku […]

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June 30th

201006-6

Nagoshi-no-harai Ritual

This is an ancient Japanese purification to pray for ou […]

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Events Schedule

Flea Markets

  • Every 4th Sunday
  • Kamigamo Shrine
  • Handicraft market in peaceful and quiet grounds of the shrine.
  • Every 15th
  • Chion-ji Temple
  • 8:00-16:00
  • Kyoto's biggest monthly market of handmade goods and crafts.
  • Every 21st
  • To-ji Temple
  • 7:00-16:30
  • Known as Kobo-san, Kyoto's largest market for all kinds of antiques, tools and so on.
  • Every 25th
  • Kitano Tenmangu Shrine
  • 7:00-16:30
  • Known as Tenjin-san, a popular flea market at one of Kyoto's major shrines. Antiques, food, tools and so on.

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