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Kaibara Apotropaic Festival

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This festival at Kaibara Hachiman-gu Shrine is Japan's oldest Shinto rite of 'Yakuyoke' apotropaic. Yakuyoke is a prayer to the gods for the protection against evil spirits or misfortune. On the day of the festival, this shrine is more lively with full of people visiting.

Events Information

  • Tamba


3625 Kaibara, Kaibara-cho, Tanba City, Hyogo

Contact Information

Reference Name

KAIBARA Tourist Information Center






Kaibara Hachiman-gu Shrine (External link)


By Car

  • Approximately 15 minutes from Hikami I.C.
  • Approximately 10 minutes on foot from JR Kaibara Station

By Train

  • Approximately 10 minutes on foot from JR Kaibara Station

Events Information

Events Information

From February 17 to February 18

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