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Toba Sea-Folk Museum, MIE UNIVERSITY AMA RESEARCH CENTER,

AMA Promotion Council & the Toba Chamber of Commerce

Gokuage

(Presenting the Offering)

Kamishima

Toba City

June 11th

This religious service takes place in Kamishima, Toba City on June 11th, celebrating Kuchiake (the opening day of fishing). Offerings are placed on the shore with prayers for a big catch and maritime safety for the year.

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