Jun 18, 2017

"Takekiri-E-Shiki", Bamboo Cutting Ceremony at Kurama Temle, Kyoto

"Takekiri-E-Shiki", Bamboo Cutting Ceremony at Kurama Temle, Kyoto

20th June, 2017 | at Kurama Temle, Kyoto  
Kurama Take-kiri-e Shiki, at Kurama-dera Temple, Kyoto Prefecture: Eight men dressed as medieval monk soldiers divide into two teams, East and West, and then compete to see which team can cut bamboo stalks the faster.

The winning team is said to give their community a lucky chance to have a good harvest.  













# For the details, please access to the followings site;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/170620kurama.html
[Official Homepage of the Event] http://kanko.city.kyoto.lg.jp/detail.php















鞍馬の竹伐り会式(京都市左京区 鞍馬寺)

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