Omi Jingu was erected in 1940. The enshrined deity is Emperor Tenchi. Emperor Tenchi was a Manyo poet. The first of tanka of Ogura Hyakunin Isshu is his tanka. Competitive karuta tournaments are held in Omi Jingu every January. The tournament is named after Emperor Tenji. This is also the spot where Chihaya met Shinobu for the first time.
Omi Jingu is a "red" shrine as Arata says. But Kamiyashiro is as say Chihaya ...
The Karute tournaments are held in Omi Kangakukan. Omi Kangakukan is located on the grounds of the shrine.
The nearest station is Keihan Ōmijingūmae Station. It is about a 10-minute walk from the station.