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Turn Off the Light with Thinking! "A night with 1 million Candles"

"One Million Candle Night @ Zojoji temple 2019" will be held at Zojoji Temple in Minato-ku, near the Tokyo Tower on June 1st. The time is from 11:00 to 21:00. Admission fee is free and it will go in rainy weather (except for stormy weather).

"One million people candle night" is a movement that began in 2003, it suggest for people turn light off and sit under candles to think about yourself for 2 hours of 8 pm to 10 pm of the day of the winter solstice which is the shortest day in a year.At the venue of "One Million Candle Night @ Zojoji temple 2019", shopping market will be appeared where you can purchase the organic foods and other specialties by "Organization for Protecting the Earth".
In the precinct, live performance "Candle Night Stage" will be held produced by J-WAVE. Kazushi Miyazawa,
And a special unit "Oame" featuring singer-songwriter Yuichi Ohata and musician Miu Sakamoto will be on stage to show off the special stage.Furthermore at 8 pm, the adjacent Tokyo Tower will be light off for the event. How about enjoying the fantastic stage and thinking about your daily life?

■ "Ddaihonzan Zojoji temple"
Address: 4-7-35 Shiba Koen, Minato-ku, Tokyo