|2002 TORIGOE FESTIVAL part1
| A Torigoe festival is done by annual
festival of Asakusa Torigoe Shinto shrine annually on the weekend that is
near to June 9.
A Torigoe Shinto shrine is proud of the history equal to or more than 1300, and festival God is a famous "Yamatotakerunomikoto".
It is said that the festival was done from the Heian era final stage.
About 4t portable shrines of a Torigoe Shinto shrine are called an another name "One thousand kan (Kan is 4kg) portable shrine" .
And it is a characteristic that weight is the heaviest in Tokyo, and a bar is big.@ It leave a Shinto shrine at half past 6 a.m.,
and a portable shrine goes around a town of a parishioner all day. @A portable shrine is carried on the shoulder by a member of the neighborhood
when it enters it in the town block.@It is a pride of people in the town block of a parishioner to carry a portable shrine on the shoulder.
However, outrageous strangers are going to carry the portable shrine that there is only one set on the shoulder,
and a fight begins with the portable shrine persons concerned here and there. @next¨
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