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Hateruma Island's M'shama

he Greatest Festival on the Island -- O-Bon and the Harvest Festival

  • City

    Yaeyama district Taketomi Town, Okinawa

  • Period

    Festivals, celebrations and the Golden Week in May

  • Location

    Island Community Centers

  • Introduction

    A variety of folk entertainment performers from the three main districts of the island make processions towards the community centers. Leading the procession is Miroku ("Maitreya"), with a lion at the tail end. There'll be a bunch of wonderful dances performed on the community center stages, followed by a lively lion dances to close out each group's performance.

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九州産業大学/北川采奈 Kyushu Sangyo University/Ayana Kitagawa