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Genshin Impact - All Sacred Sakura Cleansing Ritual Quest Guides

The Sacred Sakura Cleansing Ritual is a series of Inazuma World Quests in Genshin Impact. Learn how to complete all parts of the quest, how to solve all Cleansing Ritual puzzles, and all quest rewards in this guide!

Full Cleansing Ritual Quest Guides
All Quest Guides Strange Story in Konda
Sacrificial Offering Cleansing Defilement
Tanuki-Bayashi Yougou Cleansing

How to Unlock the Sacred Sakura Cleansing Ritual Quest

Sacred Sakura Cleansing Ritual's Quest Details

Quest Type World Quest
Location Konda Village, Narukami Island, Inazuma
Required AR 30
Quest Giver ??? (Kazari)

How to Unlock Sacred Sakura Cleansing Ritual

After you complete the Ritou Escape Plan part of The Immovable God, you can find an unnamed shrine maiden, “???”, standing by a shrine by the roadside. Talk to her to start the quest!

The Immovable God Quest Guide

All Sacred Sakura Cleansing Ritual Quests

All Walkthrough Summaries

Part Quest Guides
1 A Strange Story in Konda
2
Sacrificial Offerings (Genshin - Memento Lens Memento Lens)
3 Cleansing Defilement
4 Tanuki-Bayashi in the Forest
5
Yougou Cleansing (Genshin - Hakushin Ring Hakushin Ring)

The walkthroughs in this guide are only summaries of each part of the Sacred Sakura Cleansing Ritual. Click on the links below to see the full walkthroughs for each quest:

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Strange Story in Konda Sacrificial Offering
Cleansing Defilement Hayashi of Tanuki
Yougou Cleansing

Part 1: A Strange Story in Konda

Genshin - Part 1 of the Sacred Sakura Cleansing Ritual

A Strange Story in Konda

A mysterious, masked shrine maiden is by the strange fox statue, seemingly with something she means to ask you...

A Strange Story in Konda Objectives

Quest Objectives
  • Use the power of Electro on the Sky Kitsune
  • Go to Konda Village
  • Ask the locals for Information
  • Look for clues
  • Cut a deal with the village chief
  • Look for the Chief's diary on the rooftop
  • Head over to the designated area recorded in the notebook
  • Descend into the well in Konda Village
  • Explore the bottom of the well
  • Solve the puzzle
  • Defeat the Ochimusha

Part 1 Walkthrough Summary

Quest Walkthrough Summary
1 Talk to the mysterious shrine maiden near Konda Village.
2 Talk to the locals: Futaba, Saimon Eri, and Takeru.
3 Get the Cargo Bag in the gully, the Purse full of Mora in the dried well, and the List of Goods by the broken cart with the Hilichurls.
4 Talk to the village chief, Konda Densuke, and find his diary on the roof of the nearest house.
5 Follow the quest marker for a Key to the Dried-up Well and return to the well to open it.
6 Explore the bottom of the well until you see a shrine. Use the ward on the shrine notch to begin cleansing the area.
7 Adjust each notch to match the shrine's pattern and defeat the Phantom Warrior that appears.
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Part 1 Quest Rewards

Rewards
Adventure EXP Image Adventure EXP ×350 Primogem Image Primogem ×40 Mora Image Mora ×20000

Part 2: Sacrificial Offering

Genshin - Part 2 of the Sacred Sakura Cleansing Ritual

Sacrificial Offering

According to Kazari, these barriers must be broken to cleanse the Thunder Sakura's roots. The next barrier seems to be located in the abandoned shrine to the northeast of Konda Village. Although this place sounds quite unsettling indeed, this is Kazari's request, so it is best that you see it done.

Sacrificial Offering Objectives

Quest Objectives
  • Go to the abandoned shrine Northeast of Konda Village
  • Continue the investigation at the abandoned shrine
  • Head to the Grand Narukami Shrine to investigate
  • Return to the abandoned shrine to use the Memento Lens to investigate
  • Recite the sacred words in front of the Sky Kitsune Statue
  • Obtain the ward
  • Find the barrier
  • Destroy the barrier

Part 2 Walkthrough Summary

Quest Walkthrough Summary
1 Go to the abandoned shrine in the blue area between Konda Village and Chinju Forest.
2 Interact with Sky Kitsune Fox Statue for the puzzle clues, then interact with the Mysterious Shadows until they all appear behind the smaller fox statues.
3 Interact with the Tattered Scroll in the middle of the fox statues and collect the chests.
4 Go to the Grand Narukami Shrine and talk to Inagi Hotomi to obtain the Memento Lens.
5 Go back to the shrine and use the Memento Lens on all Earth Kitsune statues for the correct lines.
6 Interact with the Sky Kitsune Statue and say the lines in the correct order to obtain the Ward.
7 Head south to a cliff near a body of water and find the entrance to a cave. Defeat the enemies and enter the cave to arrive at the barrier.
8 Use the ward on the notch and pray to the notches to match the shrine's pattern.
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9 Defeat the Mysterious Samurai to complete the quest!

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Part 2 Quest Rewards

Rewards
Adventure EXP Image Adventure EXP ×350 Primogem Image Primogem ×40 Hero Hero's Wit ×3
Mystic Enhancement Ore Image Mystic Enhancement Ore ×6 Mora Image Mora ×30000

Part 3: Cleansing Defilement

Genshin - Part 3 of the Sacred Sakura Cleansing Ritual

Cleansing Defilement

Kazari says that in order to complete the Sacred Sakura Cleansing Ritual, one must break the barrier in 5 places and destroy the “defilement incarnate” that will then come forth.

Cleansing Defilement Objectives

Quest Objectives
  • Complete the Sacred Sakura Cleansing Ritual (0/3)

Part 3 Walkthrough Summary

Quest Walkthrough Summary
1 Cleanse the shrines in Chinju Forest, Kamisato Estate, and Araumi.
2 The Chinju Forest shrine can be solved in the Tanuki-Bayashi in the Forest quest. Click here for the full walkthrough!
3 For the Kamisato Estate shrine, go north of the Kamisato Estate and look for a pathway towards a platform and some foxes. Scan the Earth Fox there with your Memento Lens.
4 Use Electro on the larger Fox statues to get a ward, then go to the nearest Waverider Waypoint to summon a Waverider.
5 Sail to the remote island northeast of the Kamisato Estate and scan the Earth Kitsune with your Memento Lens to reveal a tunnel. Go down through the tunnel.
6 Use the ward on the shrine notch and pray to the notches to match the pattern on the shrine. Defeat the two Ochimusha that appear!
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7 For Araumi Shrine, open the gate in the large round structure to get to both the shrine and the ward.
8 Activate the Electro Monuments nearby and interact with the unlocked mechanism.
9 Climb the tower and scan the three Earth Kitsune with your Memento Lens, then press all the switches that appear to open a way down.
10 Head downwards and scan the nearby Earth Kitsune to unlock a Thunder Sakura Bough. Summon an Electogranum with this, then head through the barrier.
11 Use Electro on the large Fox statues to get the Ward, then head back out to the shrine.
12 Use the Ward on a shrine notch, then pray to the notches to match the pattern. Defeat the enemies to completely cleanse the ward!
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13 Once all three shrines have been cleansed, the quest should be complete!

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Part 3 Quest Rewards

Rewards
Adventure EXP Image Adventure EXP ×500 Primogem Image Primogem ×60 Hero Hero's Wit ×5
Mystic Enhancement Ore Image Mystic Enhancement Ore ×8 Mora Image Mora ×50000

Part 4: Tanuki-Bayashi in the Forest

Genshin - Part 4 of the Sacred Sakura Cleansing Ritual

Tanuki-Bayashi in the Forest

You learn that an old friend of Kazari's can be found in Chinju Forest. Perhaps they might be able to help out with the Sacred Sakura Cleansing Ritual. But while in the forest, you hear a strange shout.

Tanuki-Bayashi in the Forest Objectives

Quest Objectives
  • Search for the source of the strange voice
  • Defeat the hilichurls
  • Talk to the Weird Statue
  • Fin the little tanuki (0/3)
  • Report back to Ioroi
  • Head to the location of the Barrier
  • Destroy the barrier
  • Talk to Kazari

Updated Quest Name

This quest was named Hayashi of Tanuki in the Forest but it was updated to Tanuki-Bayashi in the Forest in Version 2.4!

Part 4 Walkthrough Summary

Quest Walkthrough Summary
1 After hearing a strange voice in Chinju Forest, talk to the large Tanuki statue up the path of red Torii gates.
2 Find three little Tanuki. One is right down the path from Ioroi, another in the middle of the forest by Hilichurls, and another in the eastern path of the forest.
3 Return to Ioroi for the Ward, then follow Kichibouchi until he reveals the Chinju Forest shrine.
4 Use the ward on a shrine notch, then pray to the notches to match the shrine's pattern. Defeat the shrine enemy to complete the quest!
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Part 4 Quest Rewards

Rewards
Adventure EXP Image Adventure EXP ×250 Primogem Image Primogem ×30 Hero Hero's Wit ×3
Mora Image Mora ×30000

Part 5: Yougou Cleansing

Genshin - Part 5 of the Sacred Sakura Cleansing Ritual

Yougou Cleansing

The five barriers have been broken and the evil within has been purged. Time to report back to Kazari at the Thunder Sakura root beneath the well in Konda Village.

Yougou Cleansing Objectives

Quest Objectives
  • Report back to Kazari
  • Head to the opening at Mt. Yougou: The Depths and talk to Kazari
  • Jump in
  • Defeat Miasmic Tumor
  • Talk to Kazari
  • Pick up the mask

Part 5 Walkthrough Summary

Quest Walkthrough Summary
1 Return to the well in Konda Village to talk to Kazari.
2 Teleport to the Grand Narukami Shrine and head down to the quest location.
3 Jump into the large hole in Mt. Yougou. This area has Balethunder, so continuously summon Electrograna along the way.
4 Phase 1: Fight the Pyro Ochimusha and cleanse the shrine by completing the puzzle.
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5 Phase 2: Fight the Electro Ochimusha and cleanse the shrine again.
6 Phase 3: Fight 2 more Ochimusha and cleanse the shrine again. After Phase 3, continue attacking until you defeat the Tumor.
7 Talk to Kazari for a cutscene, then pick her mask up to complete the quest series!

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Part 5 Quest Rewards

Rewards
Adventure EXP Image Adventure EXP ×400 Primogem Image Primogem ×50 Hero Hero's Wit ×5
Mask of Memories Image Mask of Memories ×

All Sacred Sakura Cleansing Ritual Puzzles

All Cleansing Ritual Puzzles

Click to jump to a shrine guide!
Konda Village Abandoned Kamisato
Araumi Chinju Forest Tumors

Shrine Puzzle Solution

Once you purified the shrine, interact with five notches in order to complete the Guide Symbol that looks like a constellation. Four of the notches can be adjusted to match the shrine patterns, while the Main Notch will connect all of them!

Puzzle Symbols and Meanings
Main Notch
Genshin - Notch Symbol 1
Notch
Genshin - Notch Symbol 2
Notch
Genshin - Notch Symbol 3
Notch
Genshin - Notch Symbol 4
Notch
Genshin - Notch Symbol 5

Konda Village Shrine Puzzle

Konda Village Shrine Puzzle Guide

Konda Village Walkthrough

Notch
Symbol
Assigned
No.
Instructions
Genshin - Notch Symbol 2 Go the eastern notch to adjust.
Genshin - Notch Symbol 3 Go to the northeast notch to adjust.
Genshin - Notch Symbol 5 Go to the northwest notch near the back of the guide symbol!
Genshin - Notch Symbol 4 Go the far west notch to adjust the order.
Genshin - Notch Symbol 1 Head back to main notch and press ''Pray''!
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The main notch will always have the symbol when you activate it through the "Pray" button!

Abandoned Shrine Puzzle

Abandoned Shrine Puzzle Guide

Abandoned Shrine Walkthrough

Notch
Symbol
Assigned
No.
Instructions
Genshin - Notch Symbol 2 Go to the middle notch near the main notch!
Genshin - Notch Symbol 3 Go to the eastern notch to adjust it!
Run towards the northern one behind the guide symbol.
Finally, go the western notch to adjust it.
Genshin - Notch Symbol 1 Head back to main notch and press ''Pray''!
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The main notch will always have the symbol when you activate it through the "Pray" button!

Kamisato Estate Shrine Puzzle

Kamisato Estate Shrine Puzzle Guide

Kamisato Estate Walkthrough

Notch
Symbol
Assigned
No.
Instructions
Genshin - Notch Symbol 2 Adjust the one located on the south near the main notch.
Adjust the northern notch.
Genshin - Notch Symbol 3 Adjust the western notch.
Adjust the eastern notch.
Genshin - Notch Symbol 1 Head back to main notch and press ''Pray''!
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The main notch will always have the symbol when you activate it through the "Pray" button!

Araumi Shrine Puzzle

Araumi Shrine Puzzle Guide

Araumi Shrine Walkthrough

Notch
Symbol
Assigned
No.
Instructions
Genshin - Notch Symbol 3 Go to the southwest notch to adjust it, it's left from the main notch.
Go the eastern notch near the circular door.
Genshin - Notch Symbol 2 Head to the very back behind the guide symbol, scan an Earth Kitsune to unlock the nothern notch and adjust it!
Go northwest, scan another Earth Kitsune to unlock a notch then adjust it!
Genshin - Notch Symbol 1 Head back to main notch and press ''Pray''!
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Chinju Forest Shrine Puzzle

Chinju Forest Shrine Puzzle Guide

Chinju Forest Walkthrough

Notch
Symbol
Assigned
No.
Instructions
Genshin - Notch Symbol 4 This notch will be directly in the far east of the main notch, adjust it first!
Genshin - Notch Symbol 3 This one is behind the tree's bark at the very back, adjust this one next!
Genshin - Notch Symbol 2 There will be two notches on top with the guide symbol, it will be clearly visible adjust these last!
Genshin - Notch Symbol 1 Head back to main notch and press ''Pray''!
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The main notch will always have the symbol when you activate it through the "Pray" button!

Miasmic Tumor Boss Puzzles

First Tumor Puzzle

First Tumor Puzzle Guide

First Tumor Walkthrough

Notch
Symbol
Assigned
No.
Instructions
Genshin - Notch Symbol 2 Head to the one on the east near a tree bark and adjust it!
Genshin - Notch Symbol 4 Head west, past the main notch and adjust the notch there.
Genshin - Notch Symbol 5 From the west run towards the northwest of the guide symbol and adjust the notch there.
Genshin - Notch Symbol 3 From northwest, run past the guide symbol and adjust the notch in the far northeast!
Genshin - Notch Symbol 1 Head back to main notch and press ''Pray''!
Click to Return to All Puzzle Walkthroughs

The main notch will always have the symbol when you activate it through the "Pray" button!

Second Tumor Puzzle

Second Tumor Puzzle Guide

Second Tumor Walkthrough

Notch
Symbol
Assigned
No.
Instructions
Genshin - Notch Symbol 2 Head to the western notch and adjust it.
Genshin - Notch Symbol 3 Run north near the guide symbol and adjust the notch!
Genshin - Notch Symbol 5 Run past the guide symbol to the northwest and adjust the order.
Genshin - Notch Symbol 4 Head for the southeastern notch near the bark and adjust that one!
Genshin - Notch Symbol 1 Head back to main notch and press ''Pray''!
Click to Return to All Puzzle Walkthroughs

The main notch will always have the symbol when you activate it through the "Pray" button!

Third Tumor Puzzle

Third Tumor Puzzle Guide

Third Tumor Walkthrough

Notch
Symbol
Assigned
No.
Instructions
Genshin - Notch Symbol 2 Go to the one on the left and adjust the order.
Go to the one on the right near a tree bark and adjust it.
Genshin - Notch Symbol 3 From the tree bark go towards the right of the guide symbol and adjust it.
Run past the guide symbol and adjust the one on the left.
Genshin - Notch Symbol 1 Head back to main notch and press ''Pray''!
Click to Return to All Puzzle Walkthroughs

The main notch will always have the symbol when you activate it through the "Pray" button!

Sakura Cleansing Achievement

Spring Cleaning Achievement

Achievement Rank Primogem Reward
Completed AchievementSpring Cleaning 10 Primogems
Objective : Complete the Sacred Sakura Cleansing Ritual.

Completing the Sacred Sakura Cleansing questline will give you the Spring Cleaning Achievement, which gives 10 Primogems!

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