dance is a children's dance frequently danced like "Garyohin"
from ancient times as the entertainment for Buddhist mass.
one of the clockwise dances. In
the 6th year of Engi (906), when the ex-Emperor Uda appreciated
children's Sumo Wrestling, Fujiwara no Tadafusa, the governor of
Yamashiro, wrote the music, and the Imperial Prince Atsumi, the director
of Education Ministry, composed the choreography.
composite figure in the picture shows a butterfly which dances and plays
on a day in springB
dance is for four dancers.