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 sword.
(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.

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