Introduction of The Festival

Kushi-matsuri Kyoto City・Kyoto Pref
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This is the festival to express thanks to daily used Kushi (comb). It started in 1961 hosted by Kyoto beauty cultural club. Ladies in the hair style of ancient to present time parade through Todaiji street and offer used combs to the shrine.

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Category
Worship・Parade
Location(s)
Higashiyama Ward, Kyoto City Yasuikonpiragu Shrine
Date(s) of Matsuri
The fourth Monday in September
Contact
Yasuikonpiragu Shrine (075-561-5127)
Access
Ten minutes walk from Gion Shijo on Keihan Railway
URL
Conservation Group
Note