Monday, May 3, 2010

Helping

Cleaning the area around the Toshogu shrine in Nikko:

This is a yearly effort by the people of Nikko, you can read more about it here.

And here is a short video of the event I filmed when I finished my stone-flipping duty:

5 comments:

ρομπερτ said...

Prayers in the making. How very interesting to learn, one wishes that something alike would be possible over here.
Please have a wonderful Tuesday.

daily athens

T. Becque said...

Wonderful yearly tradition! I like how even the very young help.

A and Y Ikeda said...

Good morning to both of you!
Yes, it was a great effort. Over 3000 volunteers working at the shrines. And we 4.68 million stones to clean over there! :)

Marie-Noyale said...

An Amazing tradition where all generations work together.

Thanks for visiting my blog
Visiting yours will permit me to learn more about your country.

ρομπερτ said...

Prayers in the making. How very interesting to learn, one wishes that something alike would be possible over here.
Please have a wonderful Tuesday.

daily athens

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