The bells ringing out the old year
As for the New Year's visit to Baishouin, the Goma prayer Buddhist memorial ceremony is carried out in dawn.
There is a special event you may join that the visitors can hit ringing bells on New Year's Eve which begin at 0:00, finishing at 2:00a.m (There will be a charge before hitting 108 times(with a lucky charm) and free for after 109 times.) We prepare the sacred sake and waiting for you. Come and join us by all means.
Goma prayer Buddhist memorial ceremony at New Year
We fire worldly desires evil deed by Keika (flame of the wisdom of Buddha) and also fire with make offering to the spirit of the Buddha of Healing and Nyoirin Kannon of our House.
We usually hold goma ceremony at fair days including 8 (8th, 18th and 28th) every month at 11:00 a.m and 2:00p.m. but the schedule for New Year holidays will be different. Please see the following New Year schedule.
New Year 2018