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Meiji Shrine (Meiji Jingu) Autumn Grand Festival

Meiji Shrine (Meiji Jingu) Autumn Grand Festival

Source: Meiji Shrine(Meiji Jingu)

Various Japanese traditional arts is dedicated

October 30th – November 3rd, Autumn Grand Festival will be held at the Meiji Shrine (Meiji Jingu) .

Annual festival will be held, which is the most important event on November 3rd, corresponding to the Emperor Meiji birth date who is the deity enshrined.

During the festival, various Japanese traditional arts is dedicated.

Meiji Shrine (Meiji Jingu) Autumn Grand Festival

Source: Meiji Shrine(Meiji Jingu) ≪Bugaku≫

Such as Noh and Hogaku will be performed by Leading performers in honor the deities at the main shrine building on October 30th, November 1st, November 2nd.

Meiji Shrine (Meiji Jingu) Autumn Grand Festival

Source: Meiji Shrine(Meiji Jingu) ≪Yabusame≫

In addition, the competition with a focus on martial arts will be performed on the last day November 3rd at multiple venues, which is provided in the precincts. Among them Yabusame is attracted many attention of the tour visitors. It shoots an arrow while galloping a horse in the samurai costume, when the brilliantly captures the target goes up a large cheer.

Because it is an opportunity to touch up close to the traditional performing arts that can not see usually, please visit the venue.

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Event Name Meiji Shrine (Meiji Jingu) Autumn Grand Festival
Venue Meiji Shrine
Dates October 30, 2016 – November 3, 2016
Open Hours 【Performance in honor the deities】
October 30th
・11:00- Bugaku at the main shrine building
November 1st
・12:00- Noh, Kyogen at the main shrine building
・15:45- Sankyoku at the main shrine building
November 2nd
・11:45- Hogaku, Hobu at the main shrine building
November 3rd
・9:00- Kyudo at Budojo
・9:00- Aikido at the west approach
・10:00- Kobudo at the west approach
・11:00- Momote-shiki at Tresure Museum
・13:00- Yabusame at the west approach
・15:00- Satsuma biwa at the main shrine building
Admission Free
Address Meiji Shrine 1-1 Yoyogikamizonocho, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Contact 03-3379-5511
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