Introduction of The Festival

Obase-no-Shoraibune Kyoto Pref
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This is one of the Bon events. The ancestor’s soul, which returns in the middle of August every year to the family it belonged, is boaded on Shoraibune (Ship of souls) and drifted out to sea.

Category
Prayer
Location(s)
Obase, Maizuru City
Date(s) of Matsuri
August 13-15
Contact
Tourism Section, Maizuru City (0773-66-1024)
Access
Obase bus stop, which can be reached from JR Higashimaizuru Station
URL
Conservation Group
Shoraibunegyoji Hozonkai
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