A Bakuro Inari Shrine ritual in which names, addresses, and wishes are written on wooden sticks that are then burned. The spiritual power of the fire purifies those present of sins and impurities they've unconsciously acquired over time, granting wishes and warding off evil.
address4-1-3 Bakuromachi, Chuo-ku, Osaka, 541-0059
transport5-minute walk from both Hommachi Station and Shinsaibashi Station on the Subway Midosuji Line
*May be rescheduled for a weekday if 11/15 falls on a weekend.
pointAfter the festival, mochi rice cakes are thrown. This ritual draws a large, lively crowd to the shrine every year.
Zenzai, a sweet bean dish, is also available for a cost of ¥100.
general participationOpen to visitors.