World Haiku Series 2019 (61) Haiku by Hidenori Hiruta

World Haiku Series 2019 (61) Haiku by Hidenori Hiruta   1.   Prayers leaving for the universe 3.11 tsunami   天と地に広がる祈り大津波   2. First fishing leaving the port with prayers on   初漁や祈りを乗せて岸を出づ   3.   Blueberries bearing the buds of hope on the tsunami area   津波跡ブルーベリーの希望の芽   4.   Prayers illumined on the … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2019 (61) Haiku by Hidenori Hiruta

3.11 Haiku from the Romanian Haiku Group (2)

  On August 15, here in Akita prefecture(秋田県), Northern Honshu, Japan, we celebrate the Bon Festival(お盆). According to popular Buddhist belief, ancestral spirits return to their families during the Bon Festival. Religious services are held at all temples, and families pray in front of the home altar and family grave, offering flowers, incense and small … Continue reading 3.11 Haiku from the Romanian Haiku Group (2)