Introduction of The Festival

Otaue Festival in Kutsumi Fukui Pref

This is a combined spring festival of the Shirahiko Shrine (male deity) and the Kutsumi Shrine (female deity). It features a parade of two parties with a total of 70 people; one is for the Shirahiko Shrine and the other is for Kutsumi Shrine. After arriving in each Shrine, they have Shinto rituals of several programs such as rice-planting songs dedicated to the shrines.

Category
lion dance・For a good harvest
Location(s)
Kutsumi, Tsuruga City Shirahiko Shrine, Kutsumi Shrine
Date(s) of Matsuri
5.May
Contact
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Conservation Group
Kutsumi Otauematsuri Hozonkai
Note
Intangible folk cultural assets designated by the prefecture