Kyokusui-no-en Festival

START: Mar 3, 2013 END: Mar 3, 2013

This annual purification ceremony has origins in the Heian Period. Participants in ceremonial court robes sit along the stream composing waka poems, as cups of sake are set afloat. When the cups reach them they must hand over the poem and drink the cup. Secure your seat early!

•3/3 (Sun.) 13:00 ~ 14:45
•Dazaifu Tenmangu
•4-7-1 Dazaifu, Dazaifu City

Published: Feb 19, 2013 / Last Updated: Apr 1, 2016

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