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Schools All five. The title is written 千寿 (Senju, literally, “one thousand blessings”) in the Kita school while it is written 千手 (Senju, literally, “one thousand hands”) in the other schools.
Category The Third Group Noh
Author Komparu Zenchiku
Subject Heike Monogatari (The Tale of the Heike) Volume 10, Azuma Kagami (Chronicle of the East)
Season Spring (March in the lunar calendar)
Scene Kamakura in Sagami Province (modern-day Kanagawa Prefecture)
Characters Shite Senju
Tsure Taira no Shigehira
Waki Kanōnosuke Munemochi
Masks Tsure Wakaonna, Zō, Ko-omote, etc.
Costumes Shite Kazura (wig), kazura-obi (belt for a wig), iroiri karaori (outer robes with patterns containing scarlet) wore in kinagashi-style, kitsuke / surihaku (short-sleeved kimono, worn as the innermost layer of the costume of a female character), and a fan.
Tsure [Occasionally wear kara (a piece of square cloth worn over other clothes by Buddhism priests)], kitsuke / atsuita (a type of short-sleeved kimono mainly worn by male characters) or atsuita-karaori, hakama in ōkuchi-style (white or pale yellow), koshi-obi (belt), and a fan. [Sometimes holding Buddhist prayer beads.]
Waki Nashiuchi-eboshi (eboshi-style headdress), a white headband, tops and bottoms of hitatare (kimono for warriors), kitsuke / atsuita, komi-ōkuchi (underwear hakama in ōkuchi-style), a sword, and a fan.
Number of scenes One
Length About 1 hour and 40 minutes

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