Tamukeyama Hachimangu “Hina Nigyo”

At “HARUYA Naramachi”, 120 years Machiya architecture, the dolls of “Setsubun” appeared, according to the season of the Hina Maturi, dolls’ Festival. Dolls made of Tamukeyama Hachimangu shrine, famous for the “Hyakunin Issyu”, invite us to the rustic and modest world that Japanese have nurtured for a long time.



Tamukeyama Hachimangu Shrine, between “Nigatudo” known for “Omizutori festival” and the world heritage “Kasuga Taisha”, is known throughout the country with “Hyakunin Issyu” poems .

On the February 3rd Setsubun, there is the “Ondasai festival” designated as intangible folk cultural asset, and we can be familiar with the ancient Noh dances and songs.




Outline of Tamukeyama Hachimangu Shrine “Ondasai Festival”

● Date and time: February 3 every year (Setsubun)
● Start time: 11 o’clock. There is a bean sprinkle after the event.
● Duration: 60 minutes
● Application: not required
● Cost: Free
● Tamukeyama Hachimangu Shrine official website: Link

HARUYA Naramachi

120 years of the village headman residence, “HARUYA Naramachi” is. Guest rooms with traditional Japanese houses have fully Japanese atmosphere. Located in NARAMACHI area with the townscape from ancient times. Walking distance to Nara Park, Great Buddha statue and five other World Heritage sites. 8 minutes by bus from Nara station (15 minutes on foot).
31-4 Minamibukuro-cho Nara-shi, NARA, JAPAN