Introduction of The Festival

Higashi Bon Odori Osaka Pref

Kaizuka-no Higashi Bon Odori

Higashi Bon Odori, a Bon Festival Dance, is said to be originated in the Buddhistic ceremony, Ho-onko, which started at Enkoji Temple in the middle of Edo era (around 1540 A.D.). The music for the dance has slow rhythm with simple triple time.

Category
Dance
Location(s)
Higashi, Kaizuka City Enkouji Temple
Date(s) of Matsuri
August 14-16
Contact
Access
Eight minutes walk from Kaizuka Station on Nankai Railway
URL
Conservation Group
Kaizukashi Higashi Bon Odori Hozon Kai
Note
Intangible folk cultural assets designated by the prefecture