Introduction of The Festival

Shoryoe Osaka City・Osaka Pref

Shoryoe-no Bugaku

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This festival is a memorial service for Shotoku Taishi, the founder of Shitennoji Temple, to pray for the repose of his soul. Gagaku court dance and music is performed according to ancient rituals on a stone stage set up on the Kame-no-ike pond.

Category
Performing art・Dance
Location(s)
1-11-18 Shitennoji, Tennoji Ward, Osaka City Shitennoji
Date(s) of Matsuri
April 22
Contact
Shitennoji (06-6771-0066)
Access
Five minutes walk from Subway Shitennojimae Yuhigaoka Station
URL
Conservation Group
Tennoji Bugaku Kyokai
Note
Important intangible fork cultural assets designated by the state