Mount Takao Fire-Walking Festival


When: 08/03/15: All Day

Where: Takao Yakuoin Temple, 2177 Takaomachi

Walking barefoot over hot coals while praying for protection and safety may seem counter-productive but it certainly makes for an impressive spectacle. Taking place on the second Sunday of March at the foot of the beautiful Mt. Takao, this open-air fire ritual attracts worshippers looking to burn away impurities in the flames.

Mount Takao Fire-Walking Festival

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How much: free


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