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Kagamiyama (kagamiyama)

Character = for the first time (ohatsu), Onoue (onoe), rock wisteria (iwafuji), rock wisteria vindictive spirit, Suwa (breathe)

We let rock wisteria which served the wife of a nobleman of Hamada feudal clan sixth charges feudal lord as station of gofu (arrives) gives jealousy, Suwa of subordinates an order for Onoue of deputy lady-in-waiting (churou) and replace sandals secretly and are going to entrap. Because occasion called by the wife of a nobleman by urgent business, sandals which we wore out of necessity were things of rock wisteria, we are blamed tightly by rock wisteria and accomplish suicide that is regretful for shame (hazukashi) merareta Onoue by the family name. Servant for the first time of Onoue who knew this defeated enemy of the master with breast sword (not good) of Onoue suicide promptly. It is said to be event of (1724) spring by "Kagamiyama case" to say in the life for Kyoho (kyoho) nine years.
For the first time is performed hype (hype) of as "heroic woman" (retsujo) later and we are dramatized by Kabuki "Kagamiyama old color woodblock print" (kagamiyamakokyononishikie) and stage. With sequel "Miyama, Kaga re-rock wisteria (kagamiyamagonichinoiwafuji)," rock wisteria becomes vindictive spirit, and harm is played with eggplant sinew in for the first time and continues up to the present day.
This Kagura "Kagamiyama" reconstitutes story handed down for the cause and we created newly, and introduce the history, culture of native district through Kagura and wish for what is succeeded to for a long time.
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