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UK’s first sake brewery blessed in traditional Jichinsai ceremony

Date: 
Tue, 11/01/2016

A ground breaking ceremony like no other has been held at the construction site of the UK’s first sake brewery in East Cambridgeshire. 

The event which is known as a “Jichinsai” is a traditional Shinto ceremony undertaken to purify the building site prior to laying the foundations and to pray for the safety of the people involved in the construction. 

The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:UK’s first sake brewery blessed in traditional Jichinsai ceremony

Friends of Ely Museum Film – Rich Soil, Rich Heritage – 8th January 2015

Date:  Thursday, 8 January 2015 – 7:30pm Friends of Ely Museum Film – Rich Soil, Rich Heritage A film about the people who came to work in East Cambridgeshire. Cost:  Members £1.50, Visitors £2 Contact:  Ely Museum Telephone:  01353 666655 Email:  admin@elymuseum.org.uk Website:  Ely Museum Location Vernon Cross Room, Ely Museum Market Street Ely CB7 4LS United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

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Friends of Ely Museum Film – Rich Soil, Rich Heritage – 8th January 2015