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Great kiteflying of Sagami

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Great kiteflying of Sagami

 In the case of festival in May, great kiteflying of Sagami has been performed to celebrate boy birth in manners and customs custom to represent area that reached new beach area originally.
It is informed by tradition with (1830 through 43) from the Tenpo era year, but it is from the Meiji period that we can confirm that kite upsized like the present.

※In 1993, new door of new beach area, upper Isobe, Shimoisobe, large kite culture preservation fair of 4 preservation society Sagami to constitute of shosaka were organized.

 Size of kite is eight ken (14.5m) of every direction with the biggest thing, and materials are bamboo and Japanese paper. Hosokawa appointed in important intangible cultural property of country on Japanese paper is used.
It is so-called charactered kite to accept curve after having made framework with bamboo, and to write the plural making of dai* rio, kanji of two characters that laminated Japanese paper particularly with red and blue. Kite can desorb dai* riga with square; it becomes unusual nationwide.

Large kite of Sagami

Large kite of Sagami

Large kite of Sagami

Large kite of Sagami

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Basic information

Holding placeMinami-ku new beach area (Sagami River riverbed)
※Holding place varies according to each district.

 (1) New door venue (new door sports open space)
 (2) shosakakaijo (Sagami River riverbed)
 (3) Shimoisobe venue (Sagami River riverbed)
 (4) Upper Isobe venue (three steps of Takishita open spaces)
Maintenance groupGreat kite culture preservation society of Sagami
The dateEvery year May 4, 5th
Others Size of kite
 New door venue: Eight ken of every direction Shimoisobe venues: Six ken of every direction
 shosakakaijo: It is Isobe venue in 5.5 ken of every direction: Six ken of every direction
Access
(public institution)
New door venue, shosakakaijo(1) It is bus (dai 06 system) for "Isobe", "Sobudai-Shita Station" getting off, a 15-minute walk from Odakyu Line "Sobudaimae Station".
(2) It is a 15-minute walk from JR Sagami Line "Sobudai-Shita Station".
Shimoisobe venue(1) It is bus (dai 06 system) for "Isobe", "in front of new beach town development center" getting off, a 10-minute walk from Odakyu Line "Sobudaimae Station".
(2) It is bus (dai 14 system) for "Harataima Station", "shosakanyukuchi" getting off, a 15-minute walk from Odakyu Line "Sobudaimae Station"
Upper Isobe venue(1) It is a 5-minute walk from JR Sagami Line "Shimomizo Station".
(2) It is bus (dai 14 system) for "Harataima Station", "Shimomizo" getting off, a 5-minute walk from Odakyu Line "Sobudaimae Station"
Related linkLarge kite Festival of Sagami (external link)

New door preservation society (external link), Kamiiso part preservation society (external link)



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