茶町踊り ・ Chamachi Dance

2015.08.05 (Wed)


Though lost for a time, the chamachi dance was revived by the Chamachi Preservation Association, formed in 1967. The dance flourished and has been passed down to become the Hashizu area’s Bon dance. Along with the accompanying Chamachi Dance Song, the chamachi dance has been designated as one of Japan’s intangible folk cultural assets.




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