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Otori-jinja Shrine (Asakusa Tori-no-ichi Fair)鷲神社(浅草酉の市)


"This shrine on Kokusai-dori Street is approximately seven minutes on foot from Iriya Station. It's famous Tori-no-ichi Fair has been held since the Edo Period (1603-1868). The shrine's widely known by the familiar name ""Otorisama,"" and it hosts the Yoimiya-matsuri Festival and the Tojitsu-sai Festival annually in November. They give out little rake-shaped talismans at the first beating of the drum at midnight during the fair. These are meant to bring good luck and business prosperity. They also give out oval netsuke ornaments made of pure gold to the first three parishioners to arrive. The shrine is part of the Pilgrimage to 8 Shrines in Shitamachi and Asakusa Seven Lucky Gods circuits that people walk to boost their fortunes. The grounds have stone literary monuments dedicated to writers Higuchi Ichiyo and Masaoka Shiki. "


Tokyo Taitou-ku Senzoku 3-18-7 (Ueno / Asakusa / RyogokuArea)

phone 0338761515

Admission fee Freedom
[Hours handled by company] 9:00-17:00

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Tokyo Taitou-ku Senzoku 3-18-7 [ map ]
Ueno / Asakusa / RyogokuArea
Admission fee Freedom
[Hours handled by company] 9:00-17:00
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