2019/07/24

Kyoto Gion Festival 2019 - 9 Atomatsuri Yamahoko-junko

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The procession of “Yamahoko Junko” of Kyoto Gion Festival Atomatsuri was held today.

Before 9 am, I saw some "Yamahoko" floats heading to the starting point of Karasuma Oike.

Kita-Kannonyama
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Minami-Kannonyama
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Ofuneboko
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Takayama
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It was revived for the first time in 193 years. As the float have not been rebuilt yet, it was only a walk procession. It seems to aim for participation in the floats that were restored in 2022.

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posted by toons at 18:58 | diary

Kyoto Gion Festival - 8 Yoiyama in Atomatsuri

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I went to see the eve event, "Yoiyama" in Atomatsuri of Kyoto Gion Festival yesterday night.

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It had been exhibited the old precious folding screen.

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The music dedication, "Hiyori Kagura" by Kita-kannonyama.

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The portable shrine, "Abare Kannon" of Minami-kannonyama.

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posted by toons at 07:46 | diary