Introduction of The Festival

Tauta-no-kagura Kyoto Pref

Kagura (Shinto music and dancing) in Tauta area of Nantan City features a parade by people with various clothing. They are chief priest, tengu (long-nosed goblin), Yakko (servant), Hyotoko (man with clownish mask), and Otafuku (woman with fat and ugly mask).

Category
Performing art・For a good harvest
Location(s)
Miyamacho Tauta, Nantan City Yasaka Shrine
Date(s) of Matsuri
July 14
Contact
(日本語) 知井振興会 0771-77-0001
Access
Tauta bus stop of Nantan City bus route, which can be reached from JR Hiyoshi Station via Chimiguchi bus stop
URL
Conservation Group
Tauta-ku
Note