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Bozen-sai at Kano Shihan's grave was held

Bozen-sai, which means visiting the grave of Kano Shihan who is the founder of the Kodokan, was held on Monday, May 2nd.

 

The grave is located in Yahashira-reien cemetery, in Matsudo City in Chiba Prefecture and is characterized by a rare type of Shinto-style gravestone.

 

We conduct Bozen-sai at this time every year to commemorate the anniversary of Kano Shihan's death that was on May 4th, 1938.

 

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Honorary President Yukimitsu KANO and President Haruki UEMURA are offering a branch of the sacred tree

 

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All Participants of Bozen-sai

 

Click here to see the directions to Yahashira-reien cemetery

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