Introduction of The Festival

Higashiimoarai-no-tondo Kyoto Pref

Higashimoarai-no-tondo is a blazing fire(tondo) event to expel evil in Higashiimoarai area of Kyoto Prefecture. Tondo is also called Sagicho in many parts of Japan, which is a fire festival to pray for sound health held in the middle of January.

Category
Protection from evil・Fire festival
Location(s)
Higashiimoarai, Kumiyama Cho, Kyoto Prefecture
Date(s) of Matsuri
January 15
Contact
Access
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Conservation Group
Hontoza, Goheiza, Ochakuza
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