facebook twitter instagram youtube RSS

Urabon-e Manto Kuyo Hoyo (Memorial Candle Service for Ancestors)


UpdateFebruary 28, 2018
ReleaseFebruary 28, 2018

This is a memorial service to worship the spirits of departed ancestors. About 10,000 candles with ancestors’ names inscribed are lit up in the evening, and priests walk in procession inside the temple solemnly chanting the Heart Sutra..




[Date] August 9th -16th

[Venue] Shitenno-ji Temple, Tennoji-ku, Osaka City, Osaka Prefecture

[Access] On Foot: ・From Shitennoji-mae-Yuhigaoka Station on the Tanimachi Subway Line ・From JR Tennoji Station on the JR Loop Line (about 10 minutes)

[URL]  http://www.shitennoji.or.jp/