Presentation of Old Style
Japanese Sword Forging method in Atsuta Shrine
|The last moment that a sword-shaped iron gets spirit and becomes a real
(Put the heated sword into the water.)
This most important processes are held in the dark.
|Build high flame with the bellows.|
|The light was turned off and a spiritual event was started.||Put the red-hot iron sword into the water.|
|The light was turned on and the heat of the sword was
checked with his hand without touching.
|The sword was heated again.|
|Whet the edge of the sword roughly.||Change the whetstone and sharpened|
|Today's finishing whetstone.||After the final check.he announced about the pattern of
the sword edge at the end.