Heian Jingu Reisai Festival

15th Apr–16th Apr, 2019 10:00am
Photo by Japanexperterna used under CC

Celebrating the accession ceremony day of the temple’s deity – Emperor Kanmu in 781 in Nara, this annual festival features an opportunity to see Geiko (the geisha of Kyoto) and Maiko, their apprentices. The prayer ceremony takes place on the 15th and on the 16th there will be musical performances, a tea ceremony and dances performed by Maiko and Geiko from four districts.

Dates: 15th Apr–16th Apr, 2019
Start/End Time: 10:00am
Venue: Heian-jingu Shrine
Entry: Free
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Access: 0.8 km from Higashiyama Station Tōzai Line (T10)
1.0 km from Jingū-Marutamachi Station Keihan Main Line (KH41)
1.1 km from Sanjō Keihan Station Tōzai Line (T11)
Web: http://www.heianjingu.or.j...
Link in Japanese
Area: Kyoto
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