Regional Cultural Asset Portal

Details
Wakayama City , Wakayama Related category:
Shishimai dance of Kinomoto    



Digest: 3 minutes
Entire story: 15 minutes
Link to loacal government or related organization
Windows Media Player download

You need Windows Media Player to view the film. Click this button for free download.

The shishimai dance of Kinomoto is performed at the Autumn Annual Festival of Kinomoto Hachimangu Shrine in the Kinomoto area, Wakayama City.
There are two types of dance, one performed on the ground and the other on the danjiri or float, but both are known for their stirring quality. In particular, the dance on the danjiri is what is called hashigo jishi or lion dance on a ladder and one cannot take his/her eyes from the dynamic and vehement movements over the green bamboo.

Select according to your bandwidth
Digest  Narrowband Broadband Broadband
  56Kbps 300Kbps 1Mbps

Entire story  Narrowband Broadband Broadband
  56Kbps 300Kbps 1Mbps

56kbps: For telephone line user
300kbps: For ADSL or CATV user
1Mbps: For optical network user