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Taga Taisha Shrine

"Manto Festival" with more than 10,000 lights / Taga Taisha

Thursday, August 3, 2023 - Saturday, August 5, 2023
Taga Taisha Shrine

[Taga Taisha] is a shrine that enshrines the god of longevity and marriage, and has been affectionately known as Otaga-san since ancient times. Mando Festival is a festival held in the land of Yomi to give thanks to the deities who protect the spirits of our ancestors.
Every year after sunset on August 3rd, at the sacred fire festival held on Mt. Sugisaka, the purification fire cut according to the ancient method is carried to the shrine, and more than 10,000 lanterns donated from all over the country are lit up. Ru. During the festival period from August 3rd (Thursday) to 5th (Saturday), 2023, lanterns will be lit every day from 19:00 to 21:30, and various divine events will be held.

Manto Festival

  • Mantosai
  • Taga Taisha Shrine
  • Thursday, August 3, 2023 - Saturday, August 5, 2023 19:00-21:30
  • 604 Taga, Taga Town, Inukami District, Shiga Prefecture
  • 10 minutes by car from Meishin Expressway "Hikone IC"
    10-minute walk from Ohmi Railway "Tagataisha-mae Station"
  • Tel.0749-48-1101
  • Parking available (no entry to the precinct parking lot during the Manto Festival period)
  • http://www.tagataisya.or.jp
*Please note that the information contained herein is subject to change without notice.
*Since this site uses automatic translation, the translation may differ from the original Japanese content.


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