Ukinju and Hainju

Ukinju and Hainju are two natural springs found near the coast at Hyakuna in the Tamagusuku district. The western spring is Ukinju, and the eastern spring is Hainju. On the first day of the ox in January of the old lunar calendar, the local people perform a rice planting ceremony designated as an intangible cultural asset of Nanjo city. It is said that the King of the Ryukyu Kingdom himself came to worship here.


〒901-1495 沖縄県南城市佐敷字新里1870番地