The Yoi Ebisu Festival, the ''Toka Ebisu Grand Festival'' to pray for business prosperity and family safety, was held on January 9, 2024 at Ebisu Shrine in Higashiyama Ward, Kyoto City. It was crowded with many worshipers looking for the lucky charm, ''Kiccho-zasa(meaning of lucky bamboo).''

Articles are excerpts from reports and news in the Kyoto Shimbun. Due to automatic translation, some expressions may not be accurate.