An annual Japanese Buddhist tradition over 500 years that honours ancestors.
The Obon Festival is celebrated in almost all countries in the world.
Obon Festivals have a religious aspect with a minister opening the ceremony and
saying a few words about what Obon is.
Bon Odori or meaning “Bon Dance” is a style of dancing that is held during the Japanese festival. In the United States Festival titles and descriptions, sometimes the word Obon is used instead of the words “Bon Odori” in describing the festival.
Bon Odori meaning is "Bon dance", which is a a style of dancing performed during Obon.