Gantan-sai (Shinto)

Thursday, January 1, 2015

Gantan-sai is the annual New Year festival of the Shinto religion.

General Practices: Practitioners pray for inner renewal, prosperity, and health, as well as visiting shrines and visiting friends and family.  

Recommended Accommodations: Avoid scheduling important academic deadlines, events and activities on this date (work holiday).

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Ceremonies and traditions, Diversity, Spirit



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