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Town blog

The town blog "Kanda, Jimbocho, Akihabara" outskirts

The name: machiblog3 Making day: 2008/07/07 13:48
It is town blog of Chiyoda-ku

Contributor: machiblog3 contribution day: 2018/04/27 17:25

Misaki Inari Shrine (1-9, Misakicho, Jinden)
Princess Ota Inari Shrine (1-2, Kandasurugadai)

The first festival in 2 years is held in these both companies.

[Misaki Inari Shrine]

Misaki Inari Shrine festival
Festival is held after an interval of two years for from 4 to 5 on May of consecutive holidays.
Miniature shrine of parishioner 9 town assembly boils consecutive Godo on day on 4th; and with shrine; do, and go and worship.
Jimbocho, Nishikanda of parishioner area, Misakicho area are full of miniature shrines all day.
Shrine miniature shrine of big, excellent Shinto shrine performed getting out shrine of early in the morning on 5th visiting parishioner town assemblies
We come back to Shinto shrine in evening and become Miyairi.

[Princess Ota Inari Shrine]

Princess Ota Inari Shrine festival
The parishioner people concerned gather in Shinto shrine on Saturday, May 12, and annual festival is held solemnly.
Shrine miniature shrine which left Shinto shrine early in the morning on Sunday, May 13 is parishioner 4 town assembly
We go round Suruga Taito, Surugadai west, southern part of 2, Ogawa-machi, 1, Nishikicho after day.
Shinto ritual is held in former precinct of a Shinto shrine of Saint foot of a bridge in kyushinyotogo.
In addition, we include places that swell very much when we break into JR Ochanomizu Station.
In evening, we become Miyairi by the guidance of lumber-carriers' work song of head fireman people with do*dotsu ri row of cherry blossom trees of Surugadai smell.

[Kandaizumicho town assembly] Kanda Festival is year of shade, but Izumi-cho is annual shinyotogo!

Sunday, May 13
Izumi Elementary School and Mitsui Memorial Hospital of the Akihabara eastern part, Chiyoda park side plaza
Izumi-cho town assembly becomes parishioner town assembly of Kanda Myojin in big town assembly.
Kanda Festival is year of shade, but, in Izumi-cho town assembly, town swells in annual shinyotogo.
A lot of bearer hands that there is cooperation of neighborhood town assembly. Child miniature shrine goes up, too.

◎Sunday, May 13
In large business district around Otemachi Masakado mound, large miniature shrine of Masakado mound preservation society is going to appear.
Miniature shrine shouldering is held by Otemachi, power of all of companies in Marunouchi.
This that around Masakado mound does well all day long is event of year of shade of Kanda Festival.

Contributor: machiblog3 contribution day: 2018/04/23 16:54

The 17th Chiyoda town development support
Activity result presentation was held.
In Sunday, April 22 Chiyoda platform square
Of machimirai Chiyoda town development support hosted by Chiyoda
Activity result presentation this year was held.

We acquire grant passing through public examination committee on July 1, 2017 and are active
13 groups announced one-year activity result in open venue.
Group body of building section is present situation report.
Activity that comes to pass, and group health examining gets grant 5 million yen, and is new is start.

Let's introduce some groups moving into action in Kanda area.

◎Kandajinboucho, Tokyo film festival executive committee (grant 450,000 yen)
The number of the competition work application is 146 works. We hold film festival, and 200 people come.
We announced screening society and the grand prix in Kanda Myojin and held award ceremony.

◎Kanda professional wrestling (grant 450,000 yen)
We hold little child professional wrestling classroom and game by Kanda sports Festival of last October.
We hold Kanda Myojin dedication professional wrestling & child Festa in March.
Venue was greatly taken away with the prosperity that became full in the media.
We are going to hold professional wrestling next year in the Kanda Myojin precincts not hall!

◎PCN Akihabara ASSEMBLAGE (grant 490,000 yen)
Approximately 600 children enjoyed electronic work in electronic work space of Akiba.
We develop work display and electronic work targeting at children by outside event.
It is with production average for Sanno festival of June shiningly in electronic work miniature shrine.

◎Kanda town nishiyono society of wine (grant 420,000 yen)
We carry out wine festival after various preparations, negotiations last autumn in area in October.
With the goal of making Kanda town of smart wine, we centered on wine festival
We were active for the purpose of the community formation with various connections.

◎Local key person visualization project team (grant 400,000 yen)
Talk with, and interview five people playing an active part in area before the activity year; and live streaming.
Activity to have you recognize area and charm of person by SNS live streaming toward the outside of a ward.
It becomes contents that talk video becomes archive immediately and spreads more.

◎Misakicho SMILE project (section grant 50,000 yen having never met)
From activity to know Misakicho with Nihon University where member learns from of free paper
We contribute to area through issuance and activity to distribute to.
We participated in fair of Misaki Inari Shrine and we listened to story of Kanda crown designation, too and were able to be connected to town.

After all 13 groups finished activity report
Six examination committee committees spoke each favorable reception.
Photograph Naoto Nakajima (Associate Professor at University of Tokyo Graduate School) of examination committee's chairperson

Recruitment of groups of Chiyoda town development support that is new in forthcoming July is going to be carried out.
When we want to work on such a thing in Chiyoda-ku, town development of such a thing
Thinking group will talk with machimirai Chiyoda early!

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Contributor: machiblog3 contribution day: 2018/04/05 15:52

There is cherry tree related to Surugadai.
With cherry tree that very good fragrance assumes that flower blooms
The cherry tree is named "Surugadai smell" (surugadainioi).
We set up mansion on the ground of this Surugadai in the Edo era
It is handed down with cherry tree which bloomed in samurai residence (garden).

There is route of the name to be called "shunkawadaido*do" going along Surugadai to east and west.
See Princess Ota Inari Shrine, the Mitsui Sumitomo sea from Meiji Univ. bluish purple building of western Meiji Univ. Street to the left
It is route of one way to fall out to Hongo Street of the east side.

Princess Ota Inari Shrine who is almost enshrined in the center of route of shunkawadaido*do.
One Surugadai smell to meet full bloom soon in the precincts of this Shinto shrine.

Avenue of cherry tree to Hongo Street is wonderful for eyes of Princess Ota Inari Shrine.

Big building of the Mitsui Sumitomo sea soars on the left side of avenue.

Judging from the Hongo Street side, it becomes this scenery.
We see Princess Ota Inari Shrine the right side ahead.
That reminds me festival of Princess Ota Inari Shrine is close with 5/12 - 5/13, too!

Cherry tree of "Surugadai smell" to meet full bloom already soon.
17 wonderful cherry trees are in full glory in total on avenue of cherry tree.
You have you go out, and please enjoy good fragrance of Surugadai smell.

Contributor: machiblog3 contribution day: 2018/03/29 18:28

Friday, March 23
Humanity bridge which connected Kanda and Otemachi was opened.
It was invited public participation for the public, and name of bridge was chosen among 74 points of application.
Name is "ryukan Sakura Bridge"!

◎What is "ryukan?"
Slant of this humanity bridge is opposite, and there is minipark called "Kamakura child play garden".
Go ahead through former alley of this park, and sink in underpass of JR, across Chuo-dori
Furthermore, there is "ryukanjidokoen" at former end across Showa-dori.
Canal flowed through thin alley of this route until the around 30s of Showa.
"ryukankawa" was called Kanda Hatchobori by the canal again.
This canal is border of Kanda and Nihonbashi in the Edo era
It is ward world of Kanda ward and Nihonbashi ward after the Meiji era
It becomes ward world of Chiyoda-ku and Chuo-ku to date from 1948
It is important place.
Name of old canal which was hardly used now
It revived by bridging of "ryukan Sakura Bridge"!

To be exact, sandwich the Nihonbashi River; with 2, Otemachi, Chiyoda-ku
4, Nihonbashihongokucho, Chuo-ku was connected by bridge.
So far everybody of the Otemachi area
We made large rotation in Kamakura Bridge or new Joban bridge and left for the Kanda Station area
Time is shortened at a stretch by opening of this ryukan Sakura Bridge.

Scene that it seems that we go up stairs of bridge from Kanda side is group of buildings of business area of Otemachi.

Scenery that we got used to when we advanced to in bridge and looked back.
I see Chiyoda-ku sports center along Sotobori Street very well on the left side.
To the right hand of JR elevated; when advance to go, the west exit of JR Kanda Station is instant distance.

As we appear approximately parallel with track of JR
Vehicle of the Shinkansen various let alone Yamanote Line and Keihin-Tohoku Line
View passing frequently is unbearable for railroad fan.
That you are watching on the Kanda side and Otemachi side; is
As elevator of skeleton is installed
Bad foot and people of stroller, wheelchair can take a walk in peace!

Outer moat bridge means name of bridge of JR to appear parallel to this bridge.
It was built over the Nihonbashi River in 1918 in 1918.
We went round the Nihonbashi River by ship and were seen until now only from the water
I came to see crest of photograph very well from this ryukan Sakura Bridge.
This emblem is "driving wheel" of old Ministry of Railways mark.
This may be stuff of appendix slaver for not only railroad fan but also bridge enthusiast.

ryukan Sakura Bridge, please go out!

Contributor: machiblog3 contribution day: 2018/03/16 17:47

It is the afternoon of Friday, March 16 in Kanda Myojin
We are always building
Laying the roof service celebration of Kanda Myojin cultural exchange building was held.

Laying the roof festival is Shinto ritual to pray for security and good luck of building.
Parish representative, family's director of Kanda, Mayor Chiyoda, the central head of a ward
Shrine key scheme, scheme-proof, construction company, the person concerned including operator attended.
We prayed for security and flourishing endlessly of completion planned Kanda Myojin cultural exchange building in December.

The matter of setsumasankyo
Shinto ritual "laying the roof festival" is construction site of cultural exchange building
It was held in front of large country-like stone statue.

The matter of matter - hashirako of design

The matter of matter ... doctor stake of design

Ceremony of charm which exorcism using a bow ceremony - believer in Shintoism sounds bowstring toward unlucky direction, and expels malarial air

Ceremony advances in conformity with nadonado Shinto courtesy whether it is full of ancient rites.
There was the matter of sammochi that chief priest, craftsmen went on construction site and sprinkled rice cake on.

It is Shinto priest and craftsmen in Otorii chief priests of Kanda Myojin at the start.

Kanda Myojin cultural exchange building is going to be completed in December, 2018.

Contributor: machiblog3 contribution day: 2018/03/12 13:45

Eizo Kinoshita
We publish "Edo-jo Castle Shinzo 16 gate of a palace stack illustrated map"!

Eizo Kinoshita who sets up building design company in Uchikanda.
While it is played an active part as architect
We show our skill as painter and issue a lot of writing.
In addition, we pass the early Edo official approval first class and show way of wide knowledge.

A lot of Kanda-related writing is produced until now, too.
Work that what began sum drew Inari of Kanda with form of sugoroku.
We won considerable popularity at the time of issuance. There being no stock of Inari sugoroku!

B1 size that is huge when Edo-jo Castle Shinzo 16 gate of a palace stack illustrated map enlarges.
It becomes B5 size in this way when we fold, and is sold with bag.
It is the first latest stack illustrated map in 6 years since "the Imperial Palace and Edo-jo Castle stack illustrated map" in 2012.

The size understands well that we open on table.
But as fold uses paper which does not run out even if we carry by folding
It was told that we wanted to carry and to use for town walk with smile.

Please see a part of the illustrated map.
We bring back all the castle gates of Edo-jo Castle which there was not and are described now.
Castle gate revival is main, but as you see
Small information from the Edo era to the present age repeats by handwriting and are created.

We are selling in Jimbocho, Takayama Head Office, Jimbocho, book spring Grande.
3,056 yen (tax-excluded)

Contributor: machiblog3 contribution day: 2018/03/03 14:03

Sky Noya of approach to a shrine of Kanda Myojin is long-established store founded in 1846 in 1846.
Natto, miso, amazake of beikojihatsukomusoekashokuhin are famous.

Today March 3 "the Girl's Festival."
Concerning "the Doll's Festival" in hope of healthy growth of girl
It is day of Doll's Festival annual "behavior of amazake" of sky Noya today.

3, Myojin, Jinden way, Amano-ya store by Otorii are the history of business more than 170 years.

Sweetness person of calm atmosphere of feeling full loading nostalgic in the tea house.
Doll of hina doll was displayed.

Emperor and princess.
Emperor is displayed on the right side in Kyoto-style!

It is given amazake free with paper cup at store.
Customer who came was pleased with Lucky without knowing store stand.
In addition, if order one article in tea house; amazake is behavior of service.

We had you serve one cup of amazake.
Thank you for the delicious meal.

Until closure on today March 3 of amazake behave in a way
It was the Doll's Festival of well-established "Amano-ya" of 3, Myojin, Jinden way.

Contributor: machiblog3 contribution day: 2018/02/26 17:11

Child of Shohei Elementary School is Monday, February 26
We observed doll decoration of the Doll's Festival of "house of imatsurigoto, Kanda".

Chiyoda-ku designation tangible cultural property "house of imatsurigoto, Kanda,"
Precious wooden construction architecture of the old Endos who was lumber dealer of Kanda Kamakura-cho
Because we removed and rebuilt in Miyamoto Park of Sotokanda, Chiyoda-ku
"Family of imatsurigoto, Kanda" runs, and they manage NPO.

Hina doll and tools of seven steps of decorations which is excellent at the entrance of earthen floor are given glory to.

Children are surprised at greatly gorgeous decoration made early in the Showa era, too.

The staff explained from emperor, princess clearly one after another.

Various hina dolls and tools are given glory to in Japanese-style room on the second floor.
Children stared wide-eyed at noble precious decoration all, too.

After children observed one way of Doll's Festival of "house of imatsurigoto, Kanda"
We move to museum of Kanda Myojin of the neighbor and are explanation of Shinto priest
We learned difference in present Kanda Festival in old days.
We studied social studies visit of approximately one hour happily.

Because house of imatsurigoto, Kanda is just doing repair work of management ridge
As we cancel cafe and visit to garden, general everybody cannot observe.
We are going to restart cafe and garden sneak preview from the beginning of April.
Thank you for your understanding beforehand.

House of imatsurigoto, Kanda

Contributor: machiblog3 contribution day: 2018/02/17 13:15

Chiyoda cat Festival 2018
2018/2/17sat - 2/18sun Chiyoda-ku government office 1F inhabitant of a ward hall venue others

Opening ceremony ceremony began on stage at 11:00 on Saturday, February 17.

It is prosperity yellowtail that there become a lot of customers in hall with the opening.
Booth of product sales and workshop is lined with this.

It is popularity as line ranges to Japanese-Western style cat sweets to the outside of ward office.

Sumo wrestler of wild tide room of Hamacho that we are known for cat lover and leave to collection of photographs is appearance!
Was accepted everybody and photography of visitor; was.

We sold cat drip coffee coffee of charity.

Various programs progress on stage with two days.
Pleasant program is prepared for in 4F another room.
Transfer society of cat is held for from 2:00 to 16:00 on 18th, too!

We are holding to 2/18sun tomorrow! Please go out!
The details are this →

Contributor: machiblog3 contribution day: 2018/02/12 12:55

Birthday of Jo Niijima who founded Doshisha today on February 12
Place of Joshu Yasunaka feudal clan daimyo's mansion where Jo Niijima was born in 1843 in 1843
Current 3, Kandanishikicho. Of the bachelor Hall side built on the ground
In the "shinshima*sei*korejihi" front
But, it was held noisily.

Sponsorship is educational foundation Doshisha.
Many people concerned including Doshisha alumnus
We gathered in front of sei*korejikinenishihi of the bachelor Hall side.

We sing hymn in unison in all the members.
Of President Doshisha Women's College of Liberal Arts Kaga, the manager of alumni association Kodama Tokyo branch, 3, Nishikicho Maetamachi chairperson
Mikata was informed of each and offered flowers in monument.

shinshima*sakiseisei*korejikinenishihi and commentary sign

We move venue to bachelor Hall Room 210 after ceremony,
In "New Year fair open space" that featured the theme of Edo and Joshu
It is each corner by play of Edo and Joshu, culture of Edo
Families and big adults enjoyed at the end of smile.