（The New Year Visit to
Shrines and Temples）
visit shrines and temples to pray for the happiness, prosperity and safety
of the coming year as the traditional custom of the New Year.
Let us introduce you to the most
popular places in Funabashi for praying.
Funabashi Daijingu (Miyamoto 5-2-1
Phone047-424-2333) is about 0.5km from the Keisei Line Daijingu Shita
station and about 1.5km from JR Higashi Funabashi station.
Ninomiya Jinja (Miyama 5-20-1 Phone
047-472-1213) is located near the bus stop of Ninomiya Jinja of the Shin
Keisei Bus or Keisei Bus from the JR Tsudanuma station.
Takifudo (Kanasugi 6-25-1 Phone 047-448-2833)
is about 1km from the Shin Keisei Line Takifudo station.
People go out after they hear “Jyoya-no-kane”- New Year’s Eve Bell.
a few people wear the traditional “Kimono” on these special days.
”Osechi-Ryori” – specially prepared New Years’ food is eaten after praying.
the old saying says, “When you are in Rome, do as the Romans do”,
Would you like to go out for the New Year prayer?