Obon- Festival of the Dead

In Japan, Obon was celebrated in August. I wanted to write something about it, but couldn’t quite get the words to say what I was feeling. Then my husband wrote a prayer letter, and he said it perfectly. So, I am stealing his words to share with you about this holiday in Japan. Please take a few minutes to read it and to pray for the people of this world. Are you familiar with the Mexican Festival, The Day of the Dead? Japan has something very similar called Obon. This festival is held annually around August (depending on the area). […]