Shima Onsen Yudate Festival
Shima Onsen Yudate Festival
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Shima Onsen Yudate Festival


Last updated: June 16, 2021

Prayers offered at the onsen area for everyone’s health

The festival involves a ritual where the hot spring water of Shima Onsen is boiled in a large cauldron. Bamboo grass is then used to sprinkle this water over the surrounding onlookers in the hopes of warding off harm and bringing good health.

Basic Information


4372-1 Shima, Nakanojo, Agatsuma District ( Map)


About 40 minutes by bus from Nakanojo Station


January 20, 2020

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