Kemari on Tanabata day - Sei Daimyojin Reisai at Shiramine Jingu Shrine, Kyoto

7th July, 2018 | Shiramine Jingu Shrine, Kyoto
Sei Daimyojin Reisai or Annual Festival of Shiramine Jingu Shrine, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto, is highlighted by a game of kemari, played by the shrine priests, who loft a small ball with their insteps around 3 p.m. A Japanese dance is presented by girls in colorful attire in the precincts of the shrine from 4:30 p.m.   (*reference: Japan Times)   official website ››  http://kanko.city.kyoto.lg.jp/detail.php?InforKindCode=1&ManageCode=1000123


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