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.
Co-sponsored with the International Shinto Foundation.
All four sections of Shichigosan ceremonies are sold out.
For information, visit the website of the International Shinto Foundation New York Center at http://shinto.org/isf/index.htm or call (212) 686-9117.
- October 26, 2008
- 10:00 am