16:00 - 17:30


EKŌ Temple garden
Brueggener Weg 6, Dusseldorf, 40547


Start of registration:
Event form: In presence
Cost: free
Organizer: EKŌ Center
Executive: Priests of the des EKŌ Temple + visitor


除夜の鐘 Joya-no kane
Tue Dec 31, 2024, from around 4 pm

Visitors can experience the Japanese custom of tolling of temple bells on New Year’s Eve (108 strokes).

Please note:
The event starts at around 4 pm(after the year-end-ceremony in the temple.
No pre-registration possible. (Opening of the iron gate at 2:00 pm.) Participants in the year-end ceremony have priority in ringing the bell.
Drinks and annual zodiac signs for 2025 are sold.
The iron gate will be closed after the bell stops ringing (around 6:00 pm/7:00 pm).