In Mishima town there is a traditional festival called “Saiknokami”.

People cut the sacred trees from the mountain and decorate them by

“Onpei” and “Onpe”, lucky charms made by papers and/or fans.

There are 4 types of “Sainokami” in each area of the town.

In every evening of January 15 people stand this decorated tree in each area and put the fire.

If “Onpe” burn well, they can expect good harvest and good fortune throughout the year.