This Tenno-sai festivity was held at the Susanoo-jinja (Susanoo shrine) at Minami-senju in Tokyo on the 6-7 June 2009.

Susanoo: In Japanese mythology, Susanoo, the powerful storm of Summer, is the brother of Amaterasu, the goddess of the sun, and of Tsukuyomi, the god of the moon. Japanese mythology is a system of beliefs that embraces Shinto and Buddhist traditions as well as agriculture-based folk religion.

Tenno-sai at Susanoo Jinja 6

Tenno-sai at Susanoo Jinja 13

Tenno-sai at Susanoo Jinja 10

Tenno-sai at Susanoo Jinja 4

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