Aug 23, 2019

Kameido Tenjin Taisai, Koto-ku, Tokyo

Kameido Tenjin Taisai, Koto-ku, Tokyo

23rd - 25th August, 2019 | Koto-ku, Tokyo
Horen, a gorgeous cart is drawn by local people in the neighborhood. A parade of 25 towns' mikoshi (portable shrines) goes on Kuramae-dori Street from early morning. 
About 1,000 kentomyo (lighted lanterns) are lit up in the precincts, and takigi-kagura (torch-lighted Shinto dance) is performed to the accompaniment of the music in the precincts of the shrine.   (*reference: Japan Times)   








# For the details, please access to the followings site;
[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/190822kame.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  ››  http://www.kameidotenjin.or.jp/












亀戸天神社大祭(東京都江東区)

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