Nakayama no Ohina Matsuri / the Hina Festival in Nakayama
Japanese loves Hina Festival in March. The hina dolls are beautiful, and
they are very fantastic. From middle of February to March 3rd, 2 sets of
Hina Dolls are decorated in Shimousa Nakayama Station. They tell the beginning
of Nakayama no Ohina Matsuri (the hina Festival in Nakayama). Japanese
know that spring is coming. Many shops along the street from the station
to Nakayama Hokekyoji Temple
display hina dolls in their shops, in their show windows and in their
show cases. It is very interesting to find the hina dolls along the street.
And some landmarks put some hina dolls in it. Nakayama Hokekyoji Temple
displays them in it long corridor to Kishimojindo Hall. Kaii Higashiyama
Memorial Hall has it in the information. And Seigaen, Awa Jinja Shrine,
Onjuin Temple and Okunoin Temple has them in their hall.
Hina dolls have their own faces in each, and visitors could enjoy to see
their beautiful aces and wonderful clothing. Why don't you visit the Hina
Festival in Nakayama?
The Landmarks Joining to the Hine Festival in Nakayama
The temple has many cultural properties like a museum.
Visitors could enjoy beautiful hina dolls and beautiful white large old plum blossoms.
Visitors could enjoy many plum blossoms in it.
He lived in Nakayama and there are a lot of his works.
It dedicates a young sengku busho Hirotsugu Hojo.
A small garden is on the way to Nakayama Hokekyoji Temple.