Kagami Biraki (鏡開き), Holmer Green Dojo

When:
January 8, 2018 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
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Where:
Holmer Green
Parish Piece
Holmer Green, High Wycombe HP15 6SP
UK
Contact:
Dave Davenport
Kagami Biraki (鏡開き), Holmer Green Dojo @ Holmer Green | Holmer Green | England | United Kingdom

A special lesson to mark the first practice session of the New Year, in the Holmer Green Dojo will be held on the 8th of January 2017 (usual start @7:30pm).

Kagami Biraki (鏡開き) is a Japanese traditional ceremony which literally translates to “Opening the Mirror” (from an abstinence) or, also, “Breaking of the Mochi. ” It traditionally falls on January 11 It refers to the opening of a Kagami mochi, or to the opening of a cask of Sake at a party or ceremony.

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