Japan, 1951: Traditional New Year's Day visit to local temple

Dublin Core

Title

Japan, 1951: Traditional New Year's Day visit to local temple

Subject

Daily Life-Celebrations; Religions-Buddhism; Social Customs

Description

On New Year's Day (Oshogatsu), it is traditional to go to a local temple, to pray for health and good fortune in the coming year.
The images in the Rinden Kanost Collection were all taken by Arthur Rinden and conserved by his daughter, Margaret Kanost, and her husband, Richard.The material is presented here through the generosity of Margaret Kanost. -- Please see images ecasia000573 and ecasia000574 for detailed information regarding this set of images and about the collection, as a whole. -- Editorial assistant: Marcus Davis. Collection Librarian: Amy Bryant. Please send comments or content corrections to Michael Thiedeman, Professor of Art, Earlham College, Richmond, IN 47374 USA. email address: mikethiedeman@mac.com

Date

1951

Contributor

Rinden, Arthur O.
Earlham College

Rights

Material may be used for educational, non-commercial purposes only, in accordance with Fair Use policies. Acknowledgement to be given to the IDEAS Project, to Earlham College, and to the photographer. Arthur O. Rinden estate retains copyright.

Relation

ecasia000573 and ecasia000574

Format

Image/jpeg

Type

Still image

Identifier

ecasia000545
ecasia_a_000545

Coverage

Japan
Japan - Showa 1926 - 1989
Kanto (region), Tokyo (metropolis)
1001032

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

831 w x 1200 h, 150 ppi

Files

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Citation

“Japan, 1951: Traditional New Year's Day visit to local temple,” ASIANetwork IDEAS Project, accessed December 15, 2017, http://www.ideasproject.org/items/show/1356.