Introduction of The Festival

Aekuni Jinja Annual Festiva Mie Pref

Aekuni-jinja-no Shishimai

Shishimai is a Kylin lion dance dedicated to deities and the dance performed at Aekuni Jinja is said to be the origin of Shishimai in Iga district.

Category
Protection from evil・lion dance・Dance
Location(s)
Ichinomiya, Iga City Aekuni Shrine
Date(s) of Matsuri
January 3, April 17 and December 5
Contact
Access
Ten minutes drive from JR Sanagu Station
URL
Conservation Group
Aekuni Jinja
Note
Intangible folk cultural assets designated by the prefecture