From 13:00 on the 3rd Sunday of every month at Jigenji Gomadou,
there is a ritual of strict training of Goma offerings.
We also do live streaming.
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Goma Shuho is available for online reservation.
Reservations will be accepted from 10:00 a.m.
on the 1st of the month.
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There will be approximately 130 seats inside the gomado. Depending on the weather on the day of the event, there may be a few dozen seats outside the gomado, but please note that in order to maintain a sufficient distance from the gomado, there will be places of worship where the inside of the gomado will not be visible. (The number of seats is subject to change without notice due to various conditions.)
We also ask for your cooperation in infection prevention measures to ensure everyone's safety.
⚫︎From March 13, 2023, in accordance with the guidelines of the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare, the wearing of masks at the time of visitation will be optional.
⚫︎Please refrain from visiting the temple except in designated areas.
⚫︎There will be no commemorative photo session scheduled after the Dharma Talk and the Dharma Talk.
Seating on the day of the event (monitor seats in the main hall)
Numbered tickets will be distributed from 9:00 a.m. on the day of the event. We hope that as many people as possible will be able to visit the temple, but please understand that the number of seats is limited. We also ask that you refrain from waiting in line late at night or early in the morning before the parking lot opens. Lining up on the prefectural roads and sidewalks will obstruct general vehicle traffic.
New Year's Goma
3 days from New Year's Day we will strictly practice
the New Year's first Goma prayer.
This year, as a countermeasure against the new coronavirus infection, all seats will be reserved.
Please note that the event will be held with a limited number of people in consideration of social distance.
* Please apply for the New Year's First Goma Prayer from midnight on New Year's Day by 11:30 pm on December 31st.
If you would like the New Year's first Goma prayer, please apply by fax or mail.
89-2 Takibara, Akiumachi babaaza, Taihaku-ku, Sendai-shi, Miyagi 982-0244
[ FAX : 022-399-5222 ]
We will give you a seat number voucher from 8 pm on the 31st. We will guide you to the main hall from 10 pm.
⚫︎ New Year's Goma at 13:00 on January 1, 2 and 3 [130 people can worship in Gomadou]
* Advance reservations for seat number vouchers are not accepted.
⚫︎ New Year's Goma at midnight on January 1 [80 people can worship in the main hall]
We will give you a seat number voucher from 9 am on the day. From 12:40 pm, we will guide you in the Gomadou in the order of the seat number voucher. Please fill in your name and contact information and line up in front of the main hall at 12:40. When you enter the hall, we will exchange it for a seat number ticket with the same number, so please sit in the seat with the seat number written on it.
February 3, We will perform Setsubun Goma, Holy Wand Kamochi, Oni Odori, and Fukuzu Maki at the main hall.
For those who wish to pray for Setsubun Festival,
Please send a fax with [name / address / contact information / fax number] clearly stated.
We will send you an application guide booklet.
[ FAX : 022-399-5222 ]
Applications will be accepted until January 25th.
Considering the infection status of the new coronavirus infection, the Setsubun Festival Goma, Holy Wand Kaji, and Oni's rebellion ceremony scheduled for February 3 (Thursday) will be canceled this year as well. In addition, the charms of those who applied will be prayed at the Hoshiku-hihou from 3:00 am on Thursday, February 3rd.
Handing over of charms will start at 8 am on the same day at the office. Please come at a convenient time.
*Those who applied to receive it directly can also change to hand it over by mail. Sorry to trouble you, but please contact us by phone or fax. In addition, those who come to worship on the same day will be given Fuku beans and Heart Sutra. (The number is limited) Although the difficult times will continue, I pray for the end of the Corona disaster as soon as possible, and sincerely pray for the blessings of all of you.