Introduction of The Festival

Ohana Odori Shiga Pref

The dance is brave and elegant with nice tempo. The tragic story of Ohana, a beautiful girl, is said to be the origin of the dance. She died because she did not keep her promise with a dragon.

Category
Dance・Rain making
Location(s)
Kitaochi, Kora Cho, Shiga Prefecture Hiyoshi Shrine
Date(s) of Matsuri
August 21
Contact
Koura Cho Kanko Kyokai
Access
Thirteen minutes bus ride from JR Kawase Station to Gakko Mae bus stop.
URL
Conservation Group
Kitaochi Ohana Odori Hozon Kai
Note
Selection of national intangible folk cultural assets that need measures such as making records