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    Tokuzen Fusuma Karakuri

    Fusuma Karakuri is a traditional performing art using a series of picture-painted sliding doors moving crisscross to show different images in turns. Tokuzen Fusuma Karakuri is very rare because it's performed on temporary built outdoor stages. The scale is a size larger than that of Usiroyama's, totally 57 fusumas of 9 sets. You can enjoy it with its local folk songs and dances during the autumn festval period. Miyoshi City designated it as a tangible folk cultural property. (On December 20 in 2012)

    Basic information

    Yearly. 8:00-9:30 p.m. on Saturday in middle of October
    Parking lot
    Get off at Ikawa-Ikeda IC→Take the National route 32 in the direction of Kochi→the Prefectural road 45 → (A signboard of Fusuma Karakuri appears) Take an acute turn left and then right at the signboard. Out of the road and 1.3 km ahead (about 15 min.) Total: approximately 35 km, 60 min.