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Colorful Tributes to the Rich History of Dazaifu Tenmangu

Dazaifu Tenmangu has a busy event calendar, with a major festival or ceremony taking place most months. Each plays tribute to the legacy of Sugawara Michizane and the shrine’s rich heritage. Some of the longest-running events date to Dazaifu Tenmangu’s founding in the tenth century. Experience one of these spectacles and you will see tradition come to life.