Shusse Inari Kō Meeting
Shusse Inari Shrine of America holds regular shrine association meetings for Shinto prayer, meditation, and discussion on even-numbered months at Echo Hall (15016 Daphne Ave, Gardena, CA 90249). The next meeting will be from 4-5pm on Sunday, December 17, 2017.
During these meetings, let us cleanse ourselves of the impure days, calm the spirit, and promote harmony between body and soul. We will also discuss and teach about Shinto mythology, Inari Ōkami, and Japanese culture and customs. RSVPs appreciated via contact page.
When: Sunday, December 17th, 4-5pm
Where: Echo Hall, 15016 Daphne Ave*, Gardena, CA 90249
Suggested donation: $10 per person
Reservation/inquiries: Contact page
*This street is also called Nader Place
Saitan-sai (New Year’s Ceremony), Hatsumode and offering Shinto goods
In Japan, people come and pray for happiness in the new year at a Shinto shrine. Every year since 2014, Shusse Inari Shrine of America has had a booth at the New Year’s Day event in Little Tokyo.
We will hold a New Year’s saitan-sai ceremony at 11am. Feel free to join us to pray for New Year’s happiness! Following the ceremony, we will keep the public altar open to let people pray individually for hatsumode (New Year’s visit) until 3pm. Shinto goods such as omamori and ofuda will also be available during this time.
Date: Monday, January 1st, 2018
Ceremony time: 11 – 11:30am
Hatsumode & Shinto goods: 11:30am – 3pm
Where: Little Tokyo (downtown Los Angeles)