Takehana Float Festival in Gifu Japan
As for Yaturugi shrine, Yamatotakeru is deified. The Takehana festival is the festival of this shrine. In 1581, Fuwa Genroku of the daimyo with a castle of Takehana transfered the shrine to the present ground. A Takehamna castle will be destroyed by fire in 1600, is canceled, and the details of a castle are unknown now.
Photo May. 3. 2008
Cross-eyed viewing Parallel Viewing