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Kanagawa: Nincho-no-mai (Miyabito-no-mai)

Ancient Court Dances at the shrine. A Shinto priest clad in a white robe and four shrine maidens in Juni-hitoe (12-layer ceremonial garments of court ladies) perform Nincho-no-mai dance & Miyabito-no-mai dance.

Schedule & Key events:
5 p.m.-

Location: Tsurugaoka Hachiman-gu Shrine, Kamakura, Kanagawa


Access:
JR Yokosuka Line to Kamakura Sta.(East Exit), and then walk 10 min.


Festival information compiled in cooperation with the Tourist Information Center of the Japan National Tourist Organization. (Shin-Tokyo Bldg. 1F, 3-3-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; (03) 3201-3331). Open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily.