Lighting rope from sacred fire at a shrine on New Year's Eve, Kyoto, Japan 1973

Childs, Iraphne R. (1973) Lighting rope from sacred fire at a shrine on New Year's Eve, Kyoto, Japan 1973. [Image]

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Abstract

People lighting pieces of rope at the sacred fire within temple or shrine grounds on New Year's Eve, to take home to protect them for the new Year.

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Item Type: Image
Collection: Asia-Pacific Images: 1970s-1990s
Keywords: Japanese; festivals, celebrations, etc
Date Deposited: 16 Oct 2013 13:06
Last Modified: 30 Aug 2014 19:39
Copyright Owner: Copyright Iraphne R. Childs.
Location:
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JapanKyoto PrefectureKyoto cityYasaka Shrine
URI: https://digitalcollections.qut.edu.au//id/eprint/841
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