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Native Okinawan Village and Omoro Arboretum

Noro's House (District Priestess)

House of God woman controlling Shinto ritual religious service of village

"Roe deer" is God woman controlling Shinto ritual religious service of village. We have duty to control festival that "roe deer" prays for health and good harvest of villager and appreciates good harvest. By several people were arranged for each five-holed short bamboo clarinet (Magian re: village), and roe deer which received written appointment from King Shuri prefecture for the kingdom era had jurisdiction over enshrinement of a god of several each person. In this house, there is not a great difference between layout and general private house, but there are "roe deer" (dunchi) and said building dedicated to "God (hinukan) of roe deer fire" in mansion.

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