Figure 6.9 - Irei-no-Sono


Statues at Irei-no-Sono

Statue at Irei-no-Sono

Statue at Irei-no-Sono

Former Ueno-mura mayor, Takeo Kurosawa, aged 95, arrives for the memorial service in 2009

Izoku line up to place flowers in front of the Irei-no-Sono towers in the first ceremony

Izoku light 520 candles during the second ceremony

Candles around the names of the victims at Irei-no-Sono, with red candles up the steps to the crypt where the cremated unidentified remains are

Izoku place flowers and drinks on the names of loved ones and then take commemorative photographs

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