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by berry-raspberry

Information on the 1800th Anniversary of Sumiyoshi Grand Shrine

Daijo-Sai Festival for 1800th Anniversary of Sumiyoshi Grand Shrine is going to be taken place on the 12th of May.

Opening hours are different from the usual schedule:

May 11All gates are going to be closed at 3:00 p.m.
Prayer request is accepted until 2:30 p.m.

May 12Main area of the shrine is going to be closed from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Prayer request is resumed to be accepted from 1:00 p.m..

There are posters like these here and there in and around Sumiyoshi Grand Shrine.

This poster is the information of the events related to 1800th Festival at Sumiyoshi Grand Shrine

May 12
*1:00 p.m. Japanese Dancing

May 13
*6:00 p.m. Noh Performance: “Sumiyoshi Noh”

May 14
*Kagura Festival
From 9:00 a.m. Kagura by Ohmiya Sumiyoshi Shrine
From 1:00 a.m. Kagura by 万九千社立(I don’t know how to read, it could be thousands of ways …) Shrine

11:00 a.m. Hikime no Gi, Momodeshiki Ceremony
2:00 p.m. Violin Performance

May 15
*10:00 a.m. Parade and various performances
*1:00 p.m. Dancing and Plays and various performances
*5:00 p.m. Opera

May 19
*10:00 a.m. Tea Ceremony by Ura-Senke

May 24
*11:00 a.m. Tea Ceremony by Omote-Senke

This poster is for Noh scheduled on May 13 at 6:30 p.m.

Admission 8,000 yen

by berry-raspberry | 2011-05-09 00:15 | Sumiyoshi Shrine | Comments(0)