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Toro Nagashi

This Buddhist ceremony is held in Honolulu, Hawaii, around the anniversaries of the end of World War II and the atomic bombing of Hiroshima.

Toro Nagashi is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Toro Nagashi books and related discussion.

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Japanese Floating Lanterns
Feast of Lanterns, or Toro Nagashi. Based on the solar Objectives: Students will learn about a traditional Japanese custom, Toro Nagashi.
Japanese Floating Lanterns
On a summer evening in Japan, many cities hold particularly beautiful event called. Toro Nagashi— the festival of Floating Lanterns.
2011 Bon Dance Schedule
Lahaina Jodo Mission, following 7 p.m. service, toro nagashi at 7:45 p.
Shinzen Newsletter Fall 2010
In the Garden. Newsletter Contents. Toro Nagashi - Page 1.
Where the Ocean Meets the Sky

Suggested News Resources

Thinking of peace at the Buddhist Toro Nagashi after the terrorist attack in
Morikami Museum Teams Up With Eventbrite to Raise Funds for Japan
"Remembering the victims of the Japan earthquake and tsunami with a dedicated shoryobune and toro nagashi added a special touch to the evening," said Sherven.
Astronaut Furukawa from space station encourages Fukushima people
The video was shot in late July at the request of the Fukushima Junior Chamber to coincide with the Fukushima Toro Nagashi summer festival on Wednesday.
Cosa si fa stasera in città? Serata giapponese per Hiroshima
Hiroshima-Gedenken auf dem Stephansplatz
Um den Opfern von Hiroshima und Nagasaki zu gedenken ließen die Teilnehmer ihre Laternen in Anlehnung an die japanische Totenzeremonie "toro nagashi" im Wasser des Teiches vor der Karlskirche schwimmen.

Suggested Web Resources

Tōrō nagashi - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Toro Nagashi - YouTube
May 30, 2006 Toro nagashi, or lantern offering, is a traditional Buddhist rite that honors the dead.
Toro Nagashi Chapter 1, a bleach fanfic - FanFiction.Net
Chapter 1 of a Bleach - Romance/Drama fanfiction with characters M. Hinamori & T. Hitsugaya.
6th August Toro-nagashi - Floating of Paper Lanterns
Hiroshima Lantern Floating,August 6,Peace Message.
Toro nagashi a joyful sendoff
Aug 8, 2011 KUKUI'ULA — There was a special character inscribed on each toro, or Japanese paper lantern, Sunday night at the Kukui'ula.

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