The shrine was built by Masamune Date’s order in 1600. The woman who had a deep belief for Kumano Sanjya Gogen deity and secluded herself in the mountain praying for building a shrine. And then, the head of Kawamura village who heard it petitioned Masamune and he accepted to build the shrine. 「Imakumano Shrine huzoku-kagura」 is handed down in the shrine. It is prayer’s dance called ‘Sakakiryu-kagura’ which is Iwato-kagura descended from Kumanodo-kagura. It started after receiving an official approve of appointment as huzoku-kagura in 1916.
|Address||Aza kitadai10-1,Kawakami,Takadate,Natori City|
|Access||8 mins by walk bus"Takadate-Line"(Natorin-go) Hattan Bus stop|
The origin of Kagura spread out around Sendai and South of the city.
Let’s enjoy magnificent fireworks and many events held at the festival.
Azuma Kaido used to be one of the main roads in the Mutsu
The biggest old house in Sendai which shape of the Chinese character is.
Watching airplanes makes you relaxed.