omikuji is a piece of paper which can be go in the most Shinto shrines during the New Year , even nomal day .

You can pick it up at random and on the paper , it is saying how lucky you are !

You might see in shrines many paper fortune is fastend to trees or ropes .there are some explains for this custom and major one is like this .

If paper saus you’ll have excellent luck this year , you should bring it on your person. If  it says bad luck might strike you this year , yu can fasten it up to a tree or rope in the shrine and…you can escape from th bad luck .



A gateway to the shrine.

Torii are erected at the entrance to shrines to symbolize that the ground inside is sacred .