Introduction of The Festival

O-Mochimaki in Tategamisha shrine Wakayama Pref

“O” means big and “Mochimaki” means an event of scattering rice cakes for people who come to a Shinto ritual. Mochimaki in Tategamisha shrine uses 1,050 kilograms (7 Koku) of rice for rice cakes of large and small sizes, which are provided by the shrine and local regions.

Category
Protection from evil・Folkways・For a good harvest
Location(s)
Tategamisha
Date(s) of Matsuri
May 3
Contact
Access
Six kilometers east from JR Kamogo Station
URL
Conservation Group
Tategamisha
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