Skip to main content
Reservations: 808-921-2345


01 - Mar
(Nearby Event: )
Where:Hawaii Kotohira Jinsha - Hawaii Dazaifu Tenmangu, 1239 Olomea Street, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
The ancient name for Japan was Toyo ashihara no mizuho no kuni or the land of rice.
A by product of rice - sake has long been a vital part of Japanese culture. Sake's strongest connection with Japanese culture lays in its traditional indispensability at social gatherings.
Sake has an important place at festivals, ceremonies and rituals. Whether imbibed during Sansan-kudo at a Shinto wedding ceremony or at a festival, sake has symbol-ized the miracle of nature.
The shrine's Sake Appreciation Festival was initiated to acknowledge the gift that alcoholic beverages made from rice like sake and shochu are to the world and our lives
Back to top