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Make Shimenawa, sacred shrine rope

Make Shimenawa, sacred shrine rope

Duration:2.5 hours total
Includes:Drinks and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I have made a sacred Shinto rope of rice straw every end of year since I was children. It is almost 63 years. We live in the mountain house. I would like to tell you our life of normal country side culture. We live with nature and our original culture is from around nature. We grow up in the mountain and I know well where is those elements in the mountain. And also I host many guests in our…
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What we’ll do

My house is surrounded beautiful mountains. Japanese country side people live by incorporating the surrounding nature. End of the year, we make Shimenawa, a sacred Shinto rope of rice straw and flowers and leaves in a mountain. We make the Shimenawa because we pray our healthy and happiness for next year. And we put it the end of December and New year. We go to the mountain to put special leaves…

What else you should know

Please put on warm clothes you can get dirty and long pants. And put on boots. Because we go to the snow mountain. It is very very cold.

What I’ll provide

Drinks
tee
Equipment
Scissors

What to bring

warm clothe
boots
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₹2,604 per person
₹2,604 per person