We went to see Takigi-noh theater（Noh performance outside by a fire at night) devoted to the deity god in Hatomori-jinja shrine on the weekend. Hatomori-jinja shrine is very close to Sendagaya station. Noh theater was so beautiful and gorgeous. We saw the performance hearing the sound of woods slightly cracked by fire and seeing burned woodContinue reading “Takigi-noh theater in Tokyo”
It is interesting to compare the Ukiyoe of Atago-jinja shrine with the current picture of that. The second image below is “Ukiyoe of Atagoyama by Shotei Hokuju in Edo era” The third one is the work of Kunisada Utagawa.