EVENT

Setsubun - Bean-throwing Festival

Setsubun - Bean-throwing Festivalの写真1

2017.2.3(Fri)

Since the Muromachi period (1333-1573), Setsubun marks the end of winter and the coming of spring. Misfortune and disaster is driven away by tossing beans and chanting “In with good fortune, out with oni demons!” Many shrines and temples invite celebrities to participate in the event.

Location
Senso-ji Temple, Torikoe Shrine, Shitaya Shrine, Gojo Tenjin Shrine, and other shrines and temples
Date
February 3, 2017
Access

Senso-ji Temple:
・5 min. walk from Tokyo Metro Ginza Line Asakusa Station
Torikoe Shrine:
・6 min. walk from Toei Subway Asakusa Line Kuramae Station
Shitaya Shrine:
・2 min. walk from Tokyo Metro Ginza Line Inaricho Station
Gojo Tenjin Shrine:
・3 min. walk from JR Ueno Station

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