interview with Reverend Tatsunori Fujii 7/21/2000
Scenic footage and interview with Reverend Tatsunori Fujii recorded at the Lāhainā Hongwanji on July 21, 2000 for the documentary "Lahaina: Waves of Change." Scenic footage includes shots around the Hongwanji. In the interview, Reverend Fujii explains what the Obon season is and its meaning. Reverend Fujii also explains that at the time of this recording it was the 95th anniversary in Lāhainā and an over 2,500-year tradition in Japan. Also included is footage of men setting up the grounds and others in the kitchen cooking chow fun noodles for the festival.
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