IWAMI KAGURA - a traditional art of Shimane. Kagura is re-creation of Japanese myth. In IWAMI KAGURA passed down in Shimane, the performer, who wear gorgeous clothes bravely dance to fast sound of Japanese flute and drums, different to the other regions of Japan. There are over 100 groups performing Kagura, so that you can see Kagura everywhere. In addition, Kagura dedicated to God will be held through the night at several shrines as autumn festivals in a shrine.


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