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Annual Hinokishin Day Observed across the World

Annual Hinokishin Day Observed across the World

Under the slogan “Letʼs convey a sense of gratitude and expand the circle of joy,” this yearʼs Tenrikyo Hinokishin Day was observed at various locations throughout Japan as well as in 31 overseas countries and regions on or around April 29. Expressing their gratitude for being kept alive by the blessings of God, participants worked [...]

Tenrikyo Hinokishin Day Observed

Under the new slogan “Letʼs convey a sense of gratitude and expand the circle of joy,” this yearʼs Tenrikyo Hinokishin Day was observed at a large number of locations throughout Japan on April 29, which is a national holiday called “Greenery Day,” as well as at scores of locations in overseas countries mostly on weekends [...]

Tenrikyo Hinokishin Day Observed

Tenrikyo Hinokishin Day was observed across Japan on April 29, as well as at scores of locations in overseas countries and regions, mostly on weekends in April and May. The theme for this year was: “Taking advantage of this seasonable time, let’s sow seeds of sincerity.” In preparation for the day, followers had made proactive [...]

Tenrikyo Hinokishin Day Observed across the World

Tenrikyo Hinokishin Day Observed across the World

This year’s Tenrikyo Hinokishin Day was observed at various locations throughout Japan and overseas on April 29. The theme for this year was: “Taking advantage of this seasonable time, let’s sow seeds of sincerity.” Now that Tenrikyio followers are in the second year of the “three years, one thousand days” season leading up to the [...]

Followers Organize First Clean-Up Hinokishin in Marshall Islands

Followers Organize First Clean-Up Hinokishin in Marshall Islands

On May 25, 20 people gathered on a beach in Majuro, the capital of the Republic of the Marshall Islands, to engage in clean-up hinokishin as part of Tenrikyo Hinokishin Day. The Marshall Islands, located about halfway between Hawaii and Australia, is an island country known as the “Pearl of the Pacific” for its beautiful [...]

Hinokishin Day across the World

Hinokishin Day across the World

This year’s Tenrikyo Hinokishin Day was observed at various locations in a number of countries by the end of May. On Oahu Island in Hawaii, for instance, 140 people engaged in clean-up hinokishin on May 4 at the Honolulu Zoo—which has been a Hinokishin Day site in Hawaii for the past 27 years. The Mission [...]