Flower Festival

The original celebration is held on the 8th of April. However,this year was held a day before. There were target game for kids which you ca get toys and snacks for free!! Hot dogs and Sweet Japanese tea(Ama-cha)was also served. 甘茶も飲み放題です。 After the celebration,kano,a singer who is from Totsuka ward,performed her song.”Unashii”a mascot character of…

The machine broken

When we have guests coming at our temple,we use aroma oil near the entrance for the guest’s hearing and relaxation. In addition we use peppermint aroma for the restrooms. We bought it at “Mujirushi-Ryohin”(Yokohama Sogo.7th floor) I suddenly decided to buy “Randoseru”(Japanese school bag)for my daughter.Our daughter goes to DSTY (Deutsche School Tokyo Yokohama)so there…

Many thanks to my supporters!

Today one of the temple supporters (Ms.A)brought some flowers and Hachijyojima souvenir.There were two types of flowers.  flowers.  The cut flowers were offered to the Fudo-myo-o-.    The bulbs were planted near the entrance were the guests could observe.Thank you very much for your kind offer to the supporter,Ms A. I’m very moved with your…

The anniversary event has begun!

Koyasan 1200 years Anniversary (Being for 1200 years since Kukai founded a monastery in Koyasan)has started today.The ceremony will be held until May 21st,and I will also attend the ceremony a couple of times during this event.This event is held only once within 50 years,so if you have any interest I highly recommend you to…

猫に小判

今日は楽天さんに招待していただき仙台に来ています 野球を見るのは久しぶりです。国家斉唱。大きな声で歌わせていただきました。 試合終了後、室内練習場で激励会がありました。司会の方がSNSにどんどん乗せて下さいと言っておられたので乗せました。東北ゴールデンエンジェルスの踊りの後オーナー挨拶。 星野仙一さん。話し方が人を惹きつける話し方でした。 選手たちが入場してきました。ハイタッチでお出迎えしました。しかし私は大久保監督以外全く選手を知りません。実は野球のルールもあまりよく知りません。まさに猫に小判です。