“Shichigosan” worship while corona infection prevention measures are being taken Osaka November 15th, 18:55 On the 15th of “Shichigosan”, many families who wish for the healthy growth of children visit the shrine in Osaka City. I did. This year, due to the influence of the new coronavirus, the worship was held while infection prevention measures were being taken, such as spacing between families. At Osaka Temmangu in Kita-ku, Osaka, more than 3,000 families come to visit “Shichigosan” every year. The period of “Shichigosan” is set as long as August to December.
It is said that some families finished their visit early, but on the 15th of “Shichigosan”, many families in sunny clothes visited and lined up.
At the shrine, the number of families entering the main shrine was limited to 6 at a time, and each family was separated by a partition to take measures against infection.
A 3-year-old daughter and a visiting father said, “I was able to visit with peace of mind because the infection control was in place. I hope that I will continue to grow up healthy and healthy.”
Takashi Miyake, director of the Osaka Temmangu Public Relations Office, said, “Because of this situation, you can visit us for years or at full age. Please do not overdo it at any time.”