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Omizu Okuri

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Omizu Okuri

A world of quiet beauty devoted to water and fire. After a 2-km torch procession, a ceremony is held at Unose to pour sacred water into a limpid stream. The sacred water is said to reach Nara in 10 days. It is a traditional event to connect Wakasa and Nara.
Date(s) March 2nd
Address Jinguji temple and Unose: Obama City
Access Sixty minutes by car from Tsuruga Interchange on the Hokuriku Expressway.Twenty minutes by car from Obama-nishi Interchange on the Maizuru Wakasa Expressway.

Omizu Okuri Neighborhood map

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