shiyakujin no hokora
A Book of Little Traditions
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omairi (Shrine Visit) – 06 / 14 / 2014
omairi おまいり 御参り
o (honorable)
mai.ri (visiting, visit)

❖ Visiting a jinja to perform sampai
saimotsu さいもつ 賽物
sai (temple visit)
motsu (thing, object)

❖ Offerings made to a kami when visiting a jinja
sampai (noun) さんぱい 三拝
san (three)
pai | hai (worship, adore, pray to)

❖ Act of worship which is performed three times
sampai (verb) さんぱい 参拝
san (visiting, visit)
pai | hai (worship, adore, pray to)

❖ Visit to a shrine or temple; paying homage at a shrine or temple
sampaisha さんぱいしゃ 参拝者
san (visiting, visit)
pai | hai (worship, adore, pray to)
sha (someone, person)

❖ Worshiper, pilgrim

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