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The first lady of Norway visited Tsurugaoka Hachimangu

コピー ~ 画像 006.jpgOn 2nd November, Mrs. Ingrid Schulerud, the wife of the prime minister of Norway visited Tsurugaoka Hachimangu to pray for the victims of the 3.11 Earthquake and the incident of terrorism which happened on 22nd July 2011 in Norway. A sacred kagura dance named Urayasu no mai was dedicated for the prayer.

She also deepened the understanding of Japanese culture and the notion of Shinto as discussing with Chief Priest.

 

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