Encyclopedia of Shinto
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|カテゴリー1：||5. Rites and Festivals|
|カテゴリー2：||Individual Shrine Observances|
Fire-Matching Rite. A festival held on July 14 at Chōkaizan Ōmonoimi Shrine (Chōkaizan Ōmonoimi jinja) in Yuza Town, Akumi District, Yamagata Prefecture. Fires are lit simultaneously at Ōmonoimi Shrine, at Omonoimi Shrine in Tobishima, Sakata City and near the top of Mt. Chōkai as a prayer rite for good harvest and a bountiful fish catch during the year.
— Mogi Sakae