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Mantō Mitama Matsuri
May 27 - May 28Free
Two days of events and commemorations at Hiroshima’s shrine to the war dead, Gokuku-jinja, which is decorated with lanterns.
Saturday, May 27
18:00~ Manto-mitama Shinto Ceremony
19:00~ Shrine maiden lantern dances
Hiroshima Kagura (Kinjyo Kagura Troupe)
Sunday, May 28
17:10 Hiroshima Kagura Tsuchigumo The Earth Spider (Hiromori Kagura Troupe)
18:00 Manto Mitama Shinto Ceremony
19:00 Hiroshima Kagura
Suzugayama Mt Suzu (Kinjo Kadura Troupe)
Yamata-no-orochi the Eight-headed Serpent (Kinjyo Kagura Troupe)
Check out photos and video from past festivals here.