2014-02-05

Ema Boards


Visited this shrine for a happoyoke ceremony, which is to rid ourselves of bad luck and to bring fortune and good luck to one's home and family.


寒川神社の八方除け。Samukawa Shrine for Happoyoke Ceremony.
Nikon D3100, AF-S DX VR Zoom Nikkor 18-55 mm, 1/250 sec., f/8, ISO 100


寒川神社の八方除け。Samukawa Shrine gate.
Nikon D3100, AF-S DX VR Zoom Nikkor 18-55 mm, 1/125 sec., f/5.6, ISO 250


寒川神社の八方除け。Ema boards.
Nikon D3100, AF-S DX VR Zoom Nikkor 18-55 mm, 1/200 sec., f/7.1, ISO 100


寒川神社の八方除け。Lion-like guardian and ema boards.
Nikon D3100, AF-S DX VR Zoom Nikkor 18-55 mm, 1/125 sec., f/5.3, ISO 400


寒川神社の八方除け。Votive tablets with written prayers or thanks.
Nikon D3100, AF-S DX VR Zoom Nikkor 18-55 mm, 1/125 sec., f/5.6, ISO 110

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