Osaka Temmangu Shrine Tenma Tenjin Umematsuri Plum Blossom Festival
Osaka Temmangu's plum blossoms begin to bloom in early February, but are best viewed from mid February to mid (...)
Sumiyoshi Taisha Matsunae-shinji Ritual
A Shinto ritual in which pine seedlings are planted on the shrine grounds and haiku poems are performed.
Hiyoshi Shrine Ogomasaitou-gyoji Ritual
A statue of En no Ozunu, the founder of Japanese mountain asceticism, once stood one the grounds of the shrine(...)
Ishikiri-Tsurugiya Shrine Spring Festival
Held in the spring in cherry blossom season, thanking the god for his daily blessings. An ancient archery ritu(...)
Osaka Temmangu Shrine Chinka-sai Festival
Also known as the "Hanashizume no Matsuri," it dates back to the days of the Heian period imperial court.