Photographer's Note

Similar to the "Nomination of Gods" performed during "Omizutori" in Todaiji, Nara dedicated to the protection of the country though,
"Hanazasara" which means "castanet" in Nishiure's "Saotome" dance is dedicated to the guardian gods and goddesses of the village for the better crop of the coming autumn by nominating them.YouTube(05'51")

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