On January 20, 2024, the opening ceremony of the Reizei family, the head of the Japanese poetry family who continues the 800-year tradition of waka poetry, was held at the Reizei family residence in Kamigyo Ward, Kyoto City. The disciples performed songs in an ancient style and enjoyed the first chant.

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