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

October 25, 2009
Celebratory Rituals for Children:<br />Shichigosan (7-5-3) Ceremony

Co-sponsored with the International Shinto Foundation.

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). Three- 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.

Application deadline is October 5th.

For tickets and information, visit the website of The International Shinto Foundation New York Center in English and in Japanese.

  • October 25, 2009
  • 2:00 pm