Shunie is the ceremony of water and fire that takes place in Nara's Todai-ji temple, also known as Omizutori. The ceremony is held from March 1st to 14th, its conclusion signalling the beginning of spring. Eleven priests pray for world peace and the prosperity of Japan. This ceremony has been practiced for over 1200 years.
1. Goirei, Hattsukan, Goikaji, Shihokaji 2. Wajiyosaijo 3. Niyoraipai, Hashirigotai, Shidaikozui, Raidaikozui, Dattan. 4. Goyashiokanju, Zensaho, Hattenkaji, Taimastsutenka, Taimatsukaji. 5.Dokyou 6.Nanboku Tenko 7.Kuyoumon 8.Nyoraibai 9.Sange 10.Shugan Daishugan 11.Shoumyou Keka 12.Hougou 13.Gotai 14.Hotsugan 15.Gobutsugyomyou 16.Daisange 17.Shousange 18. Hage Goyanoke 19.Shingyou 20.Gogyoudou 21.Ekoumon 22.Bikumoushi