Introduction of The Festival

Shishimai in Amaji. Hyogo Pref

This is one of the lion dances for dai-kagura dedicated to Ise-jingu Shrine, which were transmitted at various local villages. Shishimai in Amaji has more than 400 years history and now they dance eleven songs in total.

Category
lion dance・Dance
Location(s)
Amaji, Ichikawa Cho, Hyogo Prefecture / Oku, Ichikawa Cho, Hyogo Prefecture Amajihachimanjinja, Dasai Shrine
Date(s) of Matsuri
The first Sunday in September (Amaji Hachiman Jinja), the second Sunday in October (Okuotoshi Jinja)
Contact
Amaji Shishimai Hozonkai (0790-26-2187)
Access
JR Amaji Station
URL
Conservation Group
Amaji Shishimai Hozonkai
Note
Intangible folk cultural assets designated by the prefecture