Dazaifu Tenmangu Shrine Summer Tenjin Festival

START: Jul 24, 2019 END: Jul 25, 2019

Celebrate the birth of Tenjin-sama, Shinto god of literature. Children march with mikoshi (portable shrines) and walk through woven hoops for good health. Watch the yukata (summer kimono) parade – or wear one and join in! On Jul. 25 candles bedeck the bridge at night with shrine maidens dancing to sacred music.

• 7/24 (Wed.) 14:00~21:10
• 7/25 (Thu.) 11:00~
• Free
• Dazaifu Tenmangu Shrine
4-7-1 Saifu, Dazaifu City, Fukuoka
092-922-8225 (8:30~17:00)

Published: Jul 17, 2019 / Last Updated: Jul 17, 2019

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