Introduction of The Festival

Sumiyoshi Matsuri Osaka City・Osaka Pref

Sumiyoshi Taisha-no Nagoshi Matsuri

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The noble ancient rites of the festival include Nagoshi Oharai (purification in summer) with the participation of nagoshi girls, children and citizens of the area. After the spirits are transferred to the mikoshi portable shrine and Horen palanquin, the procession makes its way through the streets all the way to Sakai.

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Category
Protection from evil
Location(s)
Sumiyoshi, Sumiyoshi Ward, Osaka City
Date(s) of Matsuri
July 30
Contact
Access
Five minutes walk from Sumiyoshi Taisha Station on Nankai Railway
URL
Conservation Group
Sumiyoshi Taisha
Note
Selection of prefectural intangible folk cultural properties that need measure such as making records