After 2 years of covid and travel-induced delays, we finally interred my mother-in-law’s ashes at Otani-byo ☸️ cemetery, where the family grave is, in a 納骨 (nōkotsu) ceremony . I don’t have photos of the proceedings, but I can share pics of the meal afterwards 😊🍱🇯🇵

assortment of Japanese foodnon-alcohol sakeOtsukuri: Sashimi plateclam and asparagushalf ise ebisalted and charcoal broiled ayuscroll of Kannon-sama