Introduction of The Festival

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“Oni” means devil and “hashiri” means run. This event is held in Dadado Hall in Nenbutsu-ji Temple in Otsu-cho, Gojo City. Devils of father, mother and child run inside the hall and get rid of evil from residents, which is very unique.

Category
Protection from evil・Fire festival
Location(s)
Gojo City Nenbutsuji
Date(s) of Matsuri
January 14
Contact
Access
Five minutes walk from Hiuchiguchi bus stop, which can be reached from JR Gojo Station
URL
Conservation Group
Nenbutsuji Onihashiri Hozonkai
Note
Important intangible folk cultural assets designated by the National Government