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Annual Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine Festival (鶴岡八幡宮例大祭)

 0467220315  Kanagawa Pref. Kamakurashi Yukinoshita 2-chome 1-31

This major annual festival at Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine boasts more than 800 years of tradition and history. The first day features Hamaori-shiki, the coastal purification rite and Yomiya-sai evening ceremony, the second has the main annual rite and portable shrine parade, and the third day features Yabusame horseback archery and Suzumushi-Hojo cricket release rite. The Yabusame horseback archery is a vivid recreation of Kamakura samurai skill, and a true must-see.

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Duration
2018/9/14-16
Street stall
Available

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