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Sekiganji Temple Momiji Festival

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The 29th Sekiganji Temple Momiji (Maple leaves) Festival is held at time of beautiful colored leaves in full bloom. There will be a Samurai Parade with 60 warriors with Ashikaga Takauji and Ashikaga Yoshiakira, related to Sekiganji Temple in the lead. Various events and fairs are held around Sekiganji Temple Deva gate, and in the precincts, ceremony of Goma Kuyo (lighting poppy seeds to make a sacred fire for the gods), fire-walking ritual are held. This lively yet fascinateing event is held together with JA Fureai Festival and attracts more than 2000 visitors.

Events Information

  • Tamba


3 Sannan-cho, Iwaya, Tanba-shi, Hyogo ※The site: (Around Sekiganji Temple)

Contact Information

Reference Name

Sekiganji Temple Momiji Festival Executive Committee




Tamba City Tourism Association (External link)


By Car

  • Approximately 30 minutes from Hikami IC on Kitakinki Toyooka Expressway

By Train

  • Approximately 10 minutes by taxi from JR Tanikawa Station

Events Information

Events Information

Sunday, November 11, 2018

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