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Jindai Odori, the "Era of Gods" Dance

Jindai Odori's root is said to be a rain-making ritual more than 1100 years ago, which makes it different from other Japanese traditional rituals like "Protection against evil" or "Repelling Insects" rituals. This is designated in 1954, as an important national intangible ethnic cultural property for its brilliance and valiance.

Basic information

Address
Tenmangu Shrine
Nishi Iya Yamamura Zentoku, Miyoshi City, Tokushima Prefecture
Open-Close
Yearly on June 25(Lunar calendar)
Admission fee
見学料無料
Parking lot
Access
Get off at Ikawa-Ikeda IC→Take the National route 32 in the direction of Kochi→the Prefectural road 45 →the Prefectural road 32 → Turn left at ""Iba Store"" before Kazurabashi → Forest road (approximately 8 km.)
Total: Approximately 50 km,
Contact
三好市教育委員会文化財課
Phone
0883-72-3910