The Embodiments of Faith

Kahiko and Japanese Court Music and Dance

Free Event on October 7, 2015 at the Hawaii Convention Center

「祈り」と「御神楽」 ハワイ特別公演

~The Embodiments of Faith: Kahiko and Japanese Court Music and Dance~

古典フラ『カヒコ』と鎌倉・鶴岡八幡宮に伝わる『御神楽』の競演

日時:2015年10月7日(水) 6:30p.m. ~ 8:45p.m. 開場6:00p.m.

場所:Hawaii Convention Center Liliu Theater 310

入場無料

出演:ハラウ・オ・ケクヒ ほか

鶴岡八幡宮

同宮に伝わる御神楽とハラウ・オ・ケクヒのハワイ合同公演が実現

御神楽とは本来は神前で舞われるもので、一般に公開されることはとても希少です

日本文化の源流ともいえる古代日本人の「祈り」の形に触れてみては、、、


Prayer and Mikagura

~The Embodiments of Faith: Kahiko and Japanese Court Dance and Music~

Experience Japanese ancient tradition at the special performance by the priests and maidens of Tsurugaoka Hachimangu, one of the most historical Shinto shrines in Japan. Japanese court dance and music “Mikagura” has been handed down to them for 800 years.

It is usually performed in private, but it will be open to the public exclusively for this occasion.


The stage will also be shared with the world famous Halau O Kekuhi and more.

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to see the collaboration of two traditional dances.


Date: Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Time: 6:30 – 8:45 PM (Open from 6:00 PM)

Place: Hawaii Convention Center Liliu Theater 310

Performers: Tsurugaoka Hachimangu (Shinto shrine)

Halau O Kekuhi, and more

Admission is Free. Donation is appreciated at the venue.

Please come and join to our special event. Reservation is not required.

Promoted by Enju no kai

In cooperation with: Edith Kanaka`ole Foundation, Tsurugaoka Hachimangu

Supported by Japan Foundation