With its connection to the opening poem of the famous collection known as the Ogura Hyakunin Isshu, Omi Jingu Shrine plays host to the "Karuta Opening Ceremony," based in the Japanese card game. The cards are read before the gods while four players in traditional outfits attempt to take the correct card.
|Date||Saturday & Sunday in Early January|
|Place||Omi Jingu Shrine|
Keihan Electric Railway Ishiyama Sakamoto Line Omijingumae Station 10 min. on foot
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