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Daishoin Candle Festival
September 9 - September 13
Annual mantōe candle festival at Daishoin Temple on Miyajima.
The main event is held September 11-13 (18:00-21:00) when admission is free and music concerts and Buddhist ceremonies are held. This year, special provision has been made for photographers, with 2 nights available when you can use tripods (essential unless you have incredibly steady hands!) on September 9 and 10 (¥1000 admission fee required).
September 9 & 10
Use of tripods permitted.
18:30 Peace concert by the Miyajima Misen Club
18:00 Rishuzanmai Buddhist ceremony for world peace
19:00 Key-To concert
19:00 Rin Hitoe concert