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On s'est trouvι presque par hasard tτt le matin, lendemain aprθs notre arrivιe ΰ Nagoya, dans ce sanctuaire d'Atsuka Shrine et on a dιcouvert l'HATSUMODE, la premiθre visite au temple de l'annιe oω on y prie pour faire des voeux de santι et de bonheur pour l'annιe ΰ venir.
Ici apparemment le bureau d'un ιtablissement venu au complet pour souhaiter la prospιritι de leur patron et leurs proches.

Trouvι par GOOGLE en anglais.
Hatsumode: First Visit to Shrine
By JTBGMT Staff on January 10, 2012 / Category: JTBGMT staff posts
Now that Christmas is past the real celebrating begins in Japan. The focus of the festivities is of course the coming of the New Year. For those of you who have not had the chance to take part in the events surrounding this important cultural holiday, here is a brief primer of the religious celebration called Hatsumode (初詣), as well as a few places in Nagoya you can go to experience it.

Specifically Hatsumode is the first shrine visit of the New Year in Japan, though some people may sometimes visit a Buddhist temple instead. Most people visit on the first, second, or third day of the year. Generally, wishes for the new year are made, new omamori (charms or amulets) are bought, and the old ones are usually returned to the shrine so they can be burned. There are often long lines at major shrines throughout Nagoya, especially the most popular venue, Atsuta Jingu.

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