Crow paper fan and crow Japanese fan is popular amulet
The origin of the festival is that the warlord Minamoto no Yoriyoshi and his son Yoshiie prayed the victory at Ōkunitama Shrine in Chofu city for Zenkunen War (前九年の役 Zenkunen no Eki) that is subjugation of Oshu Abe family. The festival is begun for visiting to shrine the victory thanks. They were offering of the plum “Sumomo” at that time, therefore plum market started in the precincts. The crow paper fan and crow Japanese fan to be distributed only to this day has been that there is a divine favor of the rich harvest, pestilence control, good luck charm, will visit as about 70,000 people for them.
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|Event Name||Sumomo Matsuri|
|Dates||July 20, 2016|
Paid for Dring/Food in the venue
|Address||3-1 Miyamachi Fuchu-shi, Tokyo|