Jan 9, 2018

Hoekago Parade to Imamiya Ebisu Shrine for the Toka Ebisu Festival

Hoekago Parade to Imamiya Ebisu Shrine for the Toka Ebisu Festival

10th January, 2018 | Namba to Imamiya Ebisu Shrine, Osaka
During the Toka Ebisu Festival a parade through the shopping and entertainment districts of Namba area takes place. Each shopping street has its delegation with a palanquin carrying a geisha, actor, or selected miss.
The palanquins are called hoekago (宝恵駕籠) and the word is rhythmically chanted during the parade.  






# For the details, please access to the followings site;
[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] www.goldenjipangu.com/180110hoekago.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.ebisubashi.or.jp/














宝恵駕籠(ほえかご)行列

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