Celebratory Rituals for Children: Shichigosan (7-5-3) Ceremony

October 25, 2014
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Saturday & Sunday, October 25 & 26, 2014
Morning session: 10 am, afternoon session: 2 pm

Celebrate and appreciate the growth and good health of children ages 3, 5 and 7 through the Shinto ritual of Shichigosan ("seven-five-three" in Japanese). 3 and 5-year-old boys and 3 and 7-year-old girls of all nationalities and religions, with parents or accompanying adults, are invited to participate. Special candies (chitose ame) will be served to participating children.

For inquiries and further information, please contact The International Shinto Foundation New York Center directly at
internationalshinto.org or [email protected].

Co-sponsored with the International Shinto Foundation


  • Saturday, October 25, 2014
  • 10:00 am