Permission for photographing

We’ lending arm bands to press staffs with permission for photographing.

We’re accepting applications from TV stations, radio stations, newspaper companies,

and publishing companies. We can’t give permission individually.


※If you apply for permission, you need to submit documents with information below by post or e-mail in any format. We’re contacting you after checking by secretariat.



・Phone number

・E-mail address

・Staff’s name

・Staff’s phone number for contact

【Posting address】3-6-15,Saidaijinaka, Higashi-ku, Okayama city, Okayama prefecture 704-8116 Japan

【E-mail address】


 Photographing of the main-hall of the temple

Basically, photographing the inside of the main-hall of the temple is prohibited.

However, only press staffs with arm band can photograph“Jineri performance”from Gofuku –mado window near the ceiling or inside of the main-hall until 8:30 pm.


Be careful not to enter the main-hall after 8:30 pm even if you have the arm band.


※You need ticket to enter the main-hall of the temple. Entrance tickets are sold at the

reception of Shoro-mon gate for 1,000 yen per person.

※Please do not stop to photograph for long time in one spot. 

※Please take off your hat or cap in the main-hall.


Photographing of the temple precincts

Press staffs with arm band can photograph from the inside of the safety fence until 9:30 pm. After that, please move to the press box soon.


Press box

Press staffs with arm band can photograph from the press box after 9:30 pm.



・Please keep the manners while photographing. (To across in front of other’s camera is prohibited.)

・Please be careful not to drop your cameras or other equipment from height like press box or Gofuku-mado window in the main-hall.

・Using drone is prohibited.

・We’d like to ask for your cooperation to advertise following matters to keep the safety of the participants.

(Participant Registration in advance, Wearing the name card, No alcohol )

・We would appreciate you if you could recommend the audience coming to the temple by public transportation because the capacity of the parking lot is limited.


※If you have any other questions, please contact the secretariat of Eyo festival. (