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Thursday, July 18, 2012

July 18 (Thu) Osu Kannon Kannon-sama's Good Friday, Antique Market



Osu's fair day on the 18th

Historically, there are many temples and shrines in the suburbs of Osu, and it is said that visiting temples and shrines on the fair days is especially beneficial.
In order to familiarize visitors with the temple, various events are held every month at temples and shrines in Osu to coincide with the fair days.

Osu Kannon
The 18th of every month is the auspicious day of Kannon Bosatsu (Goddess of Mercy).
Antique Market
From early in the morning at 5:00 am to late in the evening at around 4:00 pm (hours vary depending on exhibitors).
A variety of antiques such as pottery, kimonos, cute toys, etc. are all lined up in a row.
You may be able to find a bargain!

Chomei Amazake
Free for the first 200 visitors from 3:00 p.m.

Also, at "Fuji Sengen Shrine", Osu-based idol groups OS☆U and OS☆K will be performing "Ichi or Yaka" live from around the evening.