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dance lesson

Perform a dance in traditional attire

Perform a dance in traditional attire

Duration:1 hour total
Includes:Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Yuki, a Jiutamai dancer since 2004. When I was a stage actress, I was fascinated by period dramas. Japanese dance is essential for the dramas, so I started to learn Jiutamai. It's based on the movement of nature of human beings, so as acting. That's why I was into it and I believe anyone can enjoy the dance. Through cultural experiences of dance wearing Yukata, you can feel your spine stretched…
Yumi , Yuki, Koito
Yumi , Yuki, Koito
Yumi , Yuki, Koito
Yumi , Yuki, Koito

What we’ll do

You will dress up in a yukata—a light summer kimono—and learn the Bon Odori dance. The origin of Bon Odori dates back to the Heian era, when a monk named Kuya chanted in rhythm to have people remember Nembutsu—a popular Buddhist chant. This eventually became the Nembutsu dance that then spread to the people and the Bon Festival, a celebration that honors the spirits of ancestors. In the Kamakura…

What else you should know

Our rental kimono is available to wear within our location.

What I’ll provide

Equipment
Yukata for dance lesson We'll lend you a summer right kimono called Yukata for this experience.

What to bring

Underwear: V-neck shirt, t-shirt or tank top if you have
Leggins if you have

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Where you'll be

We'll meet at SIONE, a traditional historic house near Ginkakuji Temple surrounded by the seasonal beauty of Kyoto. We'll spend an emotionally fulfilling time together in this calming environment to creatively explore and stimulate all five of the senses.

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 5 guests ages 2 and up can attend.

More tips

Our rental kimono is available to wear within our location.
Yumi , Yuki, Koito
dance lesson
Perform a dance in traditional attire
3 reviews
₹3,266 per person
3 reviews
₹3,266 per person