Introduction of The Festival

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A ritual to offer lotus flowers to Zao Gon Gen of the temple. A famous Kawazu-tobi event is a part of this lotus flower offering event. A big frog is returned to the human figure by sutra recitation and the incantation of the Buddhist priests.

Category
Prayer
Location(s)
Yoshinoyama, Yoshino Cho, Nara Prefecture Kinpusen-ji Temple
Date(s) of Matsuri
July 7
Contact
Kinpusen-ji Temple (0746-32-8371)
Access
Twenty six minutes walk from Kintetsu Yoshino Station
URL
Conservation Group
(日本語) 金峯山寺蓮華会
Note
Intangible folk cultural assets designated by the prefecture