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The name: machiblog3 Making day: 2008/07/07 13:48
It is town blog of Chiyoda-ku

Contributor: machiblog3 contribution day: 2015/03/26 22:14

Finally from Friday, March 27 of ten days on Sunday, April 5
The "cherry tree Festival of Chiyoda" start
Detailed official information is fully loaded with by this↓↓↓
http://www.kanko-chiyoda.jp/tabid/1116/Default.aspx

It was cherry tree information of Kanda last time, but may say the day before cherry tree Festival
We went the Kudan outskirts for reconnaissance this time across the Nihonbashi River from Kanda.


The former Edo-jo Castle Shimizu gate which was reborn in beautiful figure in the front of Chiyoda-ku government office.
Castle gate of square that stone wall and white wall where cow is reflected in the surface of the water of deep water are impressive.
Way of branch of cherry tree on stone wall of castle gate improves towards the surface of the water.
It turns pinkishness slightly.

 


When we pass with the Korai gate of the Shimizu gate and pass through passage under a turret and go up sudden stairs of the right hand immediately
We can come across cherry tree of castle gate stone wall.
The surface of the water seen on the other side is Shimizu moat.

 


We went round to the field cheap gate which could be called the front entrance of north circle.
Graduation ceremony of university seems to be held day after day recently in Budokan.
Tree of this cherry tree dehapochipochito cherry tree flowers and can see cute figure.

 


Condition that does not come when we look at the Korai gate from open space of square of the field cheap gate.
As for person who has been looking at cherry tree for a long time and the person working hard at shooting eagerly here and there.
Trees of cherry tree here became old age considerably, too,
It will be to create scenes of cherry tree of beautiful Chiyoda this year.

 


When go out of the gate Korai gate down field outside castle, and look at the right side; this scenery chinarimasu.
Kudan slope where the surface of the water of deep water spreads out, and cow is colored under eyes on the left side by row of cherry blossom trees.
Building to see in the front is Showa building. Old Kudan hall is seen in the right side.

It will be surely crowd of great congestion on Sunday on 29th on Saturday on this weekend, 28th.
We go up Kudan Hill from Kudanshita Station, and course of choice that plover enters deep water green walk is quite popular.
Please enjoy cherry blossom viewing of cherry tree carefully enough.

Bureau of Chiyoda City Tourism Association is street in average year
Plover sets tent in open space of deep water city park entrance this side.
Please enjoy The air is full of spring "cherry tree Festival of Chiyoda"!

 

@Leader

Contributor: machiblog3 contribution day: 2015/03/23 21:52

Today to say so that the spring equinoctial week is over tomorrow
On Monday, March 23, blossom declaration of cherry tree of Tokyo was made.
This was set of standard tree of the Yasukuni Shrine precincts
The Meteorological Agency observes state of flowering of Yoshino cherry tree and is announced
When he/she lets you feel full-scale coming of spring of annual!

It is famous spot of cherry blossom viewing of cherry tree proud of popularity predominantly in Chiyoda-ku
Deep water, Kudan, Yasukuni Shrine are nationwide, and plover is famous
Let's introduce cherry tree which we can look at this time in downtown of Kanda!


It was set well-established noodle shop of Kandasudacho in front of the as soon as "Kanda waited"
Cherry blossoms are already in full bloom, and way pleases people passing away.
There seems to be one called both Prunus subhirtella (cold scarlet cherry tree) and early-flowering cherry, but ...
Which will it be?

 


"House of Kanda" which is built in Chiyoda that is next to Kanda Myojin Ward Miyamoto Park
It blooms against a backdrop of black plaster wall said to be Edo black of this building
We hang down, and cherry tree brings on very beautiful taste, too.
It will be still to be in full glory more and more as coming out from now on for three minutes!

 


Yoshino cherry tree of the precincts of Kanda Myojin
Because he/she will flower to Sakura Festival of Chiyoda, it is point a little more.
The flowering situation of Yoshino cherry tree to surround around rooftop garden is as you see.
Bud which appeared from trunk seemed to begin to finally bloom with two one.

 


Look at the Akihabara area from Hijiribashi built over the Kanda River
Existing in form to add flower to scenery of waterside literally
Two Yoshino cherry trees which were planted on embankment of Kanda river bank.
This cherry tree which has begun to turn pink slightly is in full bloom at any moment; Resona atmosphere.
By some existence of this cherry tree come to be known every year, too
People who match with railroad scenery over wire netting of Hijiribashi and road, and take photograph increase!
In fact, this place is delicately Bunkyo-ku.

As there is such a cherry tree spot, too
Please mind at the time of outing near.

In addition, we gain scenery of cherry tree in photograph and are raising works now
It is pleasant to apply for "sightseeing photograph contest of Chiyoda".
The deadline of application must arrive by Thursday, April 30
The details are this ↓
http://www.kanko-chiyoda.jp/tapid/3318/Default.aspx

Let's enjoy shibarakunoaida, splendid, vain beauty of cherry blossoms!

 

@Leader

Contributor: machiblog3 contribution day: 2015/02/26 21:49

From Friday, February 27 to Wednesday, March 4
The "hina doll of imatsurigoto" - Endos collection ...

It is the kimono-dressed wooden doll beginning of Kiyoji Yoshino said to be eminent scholar of the early period of Meiji - Showa,
As for apprentice to a priest hina doll of fifth Heizo Oki (to circle), the tool of lacquer work,
We display modern work in cathedral from the Meiji era.

It is display of doll precious only then now of "the Girl's Festival"!
http://www.kanda-imasa.co.jp/2015/02/149/


House wooden construction architecture of imatsurigoto, Kanda of solid, grand Chiyoda-ku tangible cultural property designation
It is opportunity when doll appreciation and sneak preview of laying upon building are rare.

 


Kimono-dressed wooden doll

 


Gift doll of court nobles

 


Shigeto Saga form
The right trousseau

 


Hina doll seven steps decoration

 


In Miyamoto Park who is next to Kanda Myojin
"House of imatsurigoto, Kanda" which brings on various taste seasonally
Official site → http://www.kanda-imasa.co.jp/2015/02/149/


Date and time from Friday, February 27 to Wednesday, March 4  
      ※We open a gate for reservations in the morning from the afternoon on 3rd
Time from 11:00 to half past 16 (last entrance 16:00)
Admission public 1,000 yen ※ Chiyoda-ku residence, working 500 yen (about the certificate presentation)
kaijosendaidenkuyubiteiyukeibunkazaiimatsurigoto (house of Kanda)
      TEL 03-3255-3565 in 2-16, Sotokanda, Chiyoda-ku Miyamoto Park

 

@Leader

Contributor: machiblog3 contribution day: 2015/02/12 22:32

Festival in front of place of Jo Niijima birth monument and commemorative lecture

Founder, Jo Niijima of Doshisha
We are born in Edo Yasunaka residence of a lord (place of existing 3, Kandanishikicho, bachelor Hall),
We grew up until 20 years old in the ground of Edo (Kanda).
In commemoration of the birth (172 years) of Thursday, February 12 Jo Niijima,
"Festival in front of place of birth monument" and "commemorative lecture" were held.

Festival sponsorship in front of place of birth monument: Educational foundation Doshisha
Commemorative lecture sponsorship: Doshisha Tokyo alumni association, Doshisha class reunion Tokyo Branch
       Support: General bachelor society, bachelor Hall Seiyoken, Chiyoda City Tourism Association, 3, Kandanishikicho town assembly


"Place of Mr. Jo Niijima birth" monument
It is built in 3, Kandanishikicho, place of bachelor Hall. (the police street side)

 


"Festival in front of Jo Niijima birth monument"
Attendant sings hymn in unison with all the gatherings before monument.
There are greetings of Director Doshisha University, Mizutani.

 


Jo Niijima in 1843 (Tenpo 14),
We were born at place of current 3, Kandanishikicho, bachelor Hall.
We learn calligraphy from 5 years old as child of amanuensis, and Osaka of father is away on business at the age of 16 years old,
We serve professor of calligraphy private supplementary school.
In addition, it is mansion out of Yasunaka feudal clan of Kandasakumacho in Chinese classics,
We learn the navigation and mathematics in warship drill institute of Tsukiji.
 


We stowed away at the age of (1864) 20 years old in 1864 and went over to the United States.
We are baptized in the United States and graduate from amosuto University.
We accompanied Tomomi Iwakura trainer diplomatic delegation clause and, after the Meiji Restoration, investigated education system of each country.
After returning home, work hard at missionary work activity based in Kyoto, 1875 (Meiji 8) Doshisha British school,
We found Doshisha girls' school for ten years (1877) and aim at university establishment sequentially
We closed the life during effort in 1890 (Meiji 23).
Birth festival is carried out in front of birth place, bachelor Hall on birth day on February 12 in average year. 


Hometown, Manager of Tomohiko Maeda town assembly of 3, Kandanishikicho offered flowers with greetings in in front of monument, too.

 


After festival in front of the monument, we move venue to bachelor Hall Room 201
Memory lecture "Edoite, ~ to display brocade in dream - Kanda of Jo Niijima"
But, it was held, and audience more than 100 gathered in venue.
Lecturer is playing an active part as professional reciter of Jo Niijima
Yasuhiro Motoi (former Doshisha University divinity professor) was served.

 @Leader

Contributor: machiblog3 contribution day: 2015/02/10 23:10

Of space picture study seminar of Professor Waseda University Yoichi Sato
"Research & project 2015" display
It is held in gyararikoruso of Jimbocho 3.

Until Jimbocho three orders eyes, gyararikoruso Saturday, February 14

Mr. Yoichi Sato "that sun-god field, Jimbocho" "Nihonbashi on that day"
Of "on that day ... series", as author, is famous in the world of town study.


In gyararikoruso, next Senshu Univ. intersection, Jonan Shinkin Bank
Nikken Jimbocho building 3F (in 1F coffee building)

By this display, each school year displays project of each theme.
"What in Tsukiji" which third grader worked on But, it was very interesting display.

 


Tsukiji riverside fish market where it is decided that we move to Toyosu in the autumn of 2016 of next year
Tsukiji riverside fish market which spun the history of approximately 85 years
We study from the history, now and the bygone days, picture, sound, map, various angles including the future and observe!

 


Hall, outside area of Tsukiji riverside fish market is displayed with three-dimensional model.
Various coverage points are marked.

 


We collected data on person who went in and out of person who worked in Tsukiji riverside fish market, Tsukiji riverside fish market
Picture for 100 minutes is interesting by very interesting contents!

 


The left is Waseda University social studies department space picture study seminar charge teacher
Professor Yoichi Sato

 


As for the contents of "research & project 2015" "introduction to market observation studies" pamphlet
As record of Tsukiji riverside fish market which disappears in knowing Tsukiji riverside fish market and
It will become valuable!

 

@Leader

Contributor: machiblog3 contribution day: 2015/02/03 22:49

In Tuesday, February 3 Edo total local deity Kanda Myojin
[Setsubun bean-scattering ceremony type] But, it was held!


Drumbeat color of signal echoes in the precincts at 2:00 p.m. of the appointed time!
Song of lumber-carriers' work song of head fireman goes loudly in front of Myojin Hall when line is to main shrine.

 


Believer in Shintoism who did figure of attire of ancient samurai family is brave.

 


Large country and Ebisu of enshrined deity of Kanda Myojin go ahead through line, too.

 


"mikoshi" of Kanda Myojin character you go to main shrine on foot, too.

 


Purification is held in main shrine and is after
Ornamental scented ball be chopped at Mayor Ishikawa Chiyoda, handle of the Mayor of Yata center
At 2:20 p.m., the bean-scattering ceremony is finally practiced!

 


The first group is parish representative.
People from 15 to around 20 go on Hoo terrace at a time
We hold the bean-scattering ceremony sequentially and are changed.

 


Red ogre of character of a certain cake, blue ogre participate in the bean-scattering ceremony, too!
It was group of good-looking & beautiful women who were supposedly foreign model.

The bean-scattering ceremony is concerned with Kanda Myojin by turns
Parish representative, the parishioner person concerned, age man woman born under the same zodiac sign as the current year, some guests participate.
By approximately 200 people move everybody conferred fortune on by turns to terrace bottom.
A large number of everybodies will be that manekifuku was done.
Bean-scattering ceremony type became the end without accident trouble safely at 4:00 p.m.

 


Otorii chief priest of Kanda Myojin watched kindly with design ozu tsu of Setsubun festival, too.

 

@Leader

Contributor: machiblog3 contribution day: 2015/01/30 22:02

We released display today than Friday, January 30 [until Saturday, March 22]
2014 cultural assets temporary exhibition
Topography ... of slope and bridge - Edo, Tokyo of Chiyoda

Venue: Hibiya book culture building

 


It is Hibiya book culture building 1F venue entrance (no charge for admission)

 


We will observe along the regular route which there is guide map of venue in the front!

 


Slope and bridge are drawn on ukiyoe print as famous place in the Edo era
Photograph Hiroshige Utagawa "famous place Edo 100 view"
Scene of slope and bridge of Chiyoda-ku is displayed (Yoshiya Mochizuki possession)

 

Ranking of rating of bridge and slope
In the bridge, in Nihonbashi slope, Kagurazaka is advocated in the top

 


Display of model which neighboring areas were three-dimensional, and was expressed around the Imperial Palace (Edo-jo Castle)

 


Subject is quiet with "slope" "bridge"
The topography and the history of Edo Tokyo, relation with festival
We display clearly tight and are commented

 


Picture of 15 minutes when castle gate and bridge, stone wall of Edo Tokyo commented is recommended!

 


There is interesting panel display in corridor having been continued since exit and can enjoy.

Lecture is held within session, too (as for the time from 18:30 to 20:30)
Slope and Mr. bridge Masaya Takiguchi of Chiyoda to look at to ukiyoe print on Thursday, February 12
Teacher who opens slope and cliff Haga of Edo Tokyo on Thursday, February 19
Bridge and Mr. open space Shinya Kobayashi of the Thursday, March 05 Edo era
◎Lecture attendance application is Hibiya book culture building cultural assets office 
 Telephone 03-3502-3348
 Or it is email rekimin@vesta.ocn.ne.jp

In Hibiya, we learned historical "slope" and "bridge" of Kanda (Chiyoda-ku)!
Would you like to go out once by all means?

 

@Leader

 

Contributor: machiblog3 contribution day: 2015/01/27 16:22

We performed in preview of "Hitachi field bluing laboratory" which did OPEN to mer wisdom cute Kanda forever bridge on Tuesday, January 27.

It is totally a new type of craft beer bar which can learn process of manufacture of the Tokyo's first beer.



Hitachi field nest beer of factory direct shipment and beer of mer wisdom cute limitation are that it is prepared approximately ten kinds.

In preview, talk show by Fujiwara of association of Japanese beer journalist's chairperson was held.



We actually had you show process of manufacture of beer in laboratory in shop.
We coordinate with favorite bitterness, color, fragrance, the alcohol frequency finely.



"BIN' s" where dishes were filled bottle of cup liquor with as for the food menu. We can enjoy kind-rich snacks.



As for the person who wants to study one, beer liking beer deeply, it seems to be spotted recommendation.



■Mer wisdom cute Kanda forever bridge
http://www.maach-ecute.jp/

Contributor: machiblog3 contribution day: 2015/01/10 21:47

 Saturday, January 10 from 10:00 to 11:00
Kanda Myojin "purification ceremony patience party during cold" was held.


42 pious people who wrapped the body in white clothing perform Shinto ritual of the beginning in the precincts.
We receive purification in all the members, and *jo does great purification words.

 


42 participants
67-year-old people participate in five new adults, woman eight from 14 years old.
15 first participation participates.

As warm-up to warm body after Shinto ritual as bare foot
We do one lap of running on the outside in the precincts of Kanda Myojin and leave for purification ceremony ground.

 


Cold water which three big icicles soaked in waits in special purification ceremony ground of lion Yamamae

It is *jo shinagarano by 31-syllable Japanese poem after the fashion of "Michihiko" of instruction of purification ceremony and Shinto priest supervising
We perform preparations exercises called bird ship carefully.

 

 


Great performance with regular customer participant having abundant purification ceremony experience standing up
Cheers are heated from people of sightseeing.

 


We are fired up, and woman participant takes cold water hard, too.
We take cold water and cleanse heart and body and are severe ceremony expelling crime and impurity.

New Year holidays common usage for approximately one hour, event of daikoku festival
"Purification ceremony patience meeting during cold" was over safely.
We just pray for your health and flourishing endlessly that participated.
Thank you.

 

@Leader

Contributor: machiblog3 contribution day: 2015/01/05 23:05

Sunday, January 4
It is built on site of Miyamoto Park who is next to Kanda Myojin
In "house of imatsurigoto, Kanda" appointed in Chiyoda-ku tangible cultural property
We convey tradition of Edomachi fire fighter in now
We stop at head fireman people of Edo firefighting memory society [the first ward]

Wonderful skill of transfer acrobatic performances on a ladder of lumber-carriers' work song fireman's standard was shown.


NPO corporation "house of Kanda" (Director Tokuko Hirano) does operational management
Solid wooden building has ever done lumber dealer in Kanda Kamakura-cho
Removed and rebuilt building of the Endos, and material and structure are things of the highest grade.

 


Lumber-carriers' work song journey of head fireman people comes over for gate of "house of Kanda".
With long lantern of Edo firefighting in the lead
It is Kanda "Class yo" foreman of a gang and foreman of a gang of Nihonbashi "we are group" in the center
Executive people of the first ward follow and are gone from one to another with fireman's standard of "Class yo" afterwards
And the youth with fire hook comes over.

 

        
At first it is transfer of fireman's standard at door front. Announcement of this wonderful skill New Year's parade of fire brigades on January 6
Stuff which is famous, but is rarely seen in downtown.

 


We put up ladder at door front, and a large number of people support ladder with fire hook

 

        
And scenery of Edo is developed very at door front of solid wooden building reviving in the present age
Spectators turn to the top to many wonderful skills of acrobatic performances on a ladder, and applause applause and cheers just well up.

 


Scenery to be completed is this photograph.
Long lantern and fireman's standard and acrobatic performances on a ladder, very antique-looking wonderful scenery.
It was announcement of the traditional skill of Edomachi fire fighter appropriate for New Year holidays.

 

☆Leader