Karuta 2020

  • ‘Karuta 2020’ is a traditional Japanese card game about 206 countries/regions and results from a five-year collaboration with over 5,000 people from 80 countries.
  • 世界各地の自然や文化を題材とした、「世界200ヶ国かるた」です。80カ国、5,000名以上の方々との5年間にわたる共同作業(Karuta 2020プロジェクト)の結果、2021年6月に完成しました。

Cards on world map(世界地図で見る)

Asia (アジア)

001 – Minaret of Jam




002 – Arabian Sand Cats




003 – Pahela Baishakh (Bengali New Year)




004 – “A Happy Country”




005 – Omar Ali Saifuddien Mosque




006 – Fried Spider




007 – Taipei 101 Tower




008 – Dancing Ceremony




009 – Tai Hang Fire Dragon Dance




010 – Indian Beauty




011 – Balinese Dance




012 – Amadiya (mountain top town)




013 – Yalda Eve Ceremony




014 – Koinobori (carp streamer)




015 – Petra Ruins




016 – Kokpar (horse game)




017 – Kuwait Water Towers




018 – Burana Tower




019 – Katow (kick volleyball)




020 – The Cedars of God




021 – Malaysian Breakfast




022 – Hammerhead Shark




023 – Morin Khuur (music instrument)




024 – Shwedagon Pagoda




025 – Boudhanath Stupa




026 – Aspects of Oman




027 – Karakoram Highway




028 – Palestinian Keffiyeh (scarf)




029 – The Great Wall of China




030 – Street Vendors




031 – Arch of Swords




032 – Pungmul Farmer’s Dance




033 – The Prophet’s Mosque




034 – Crimson Sunbird




035 – Yala National Park




036 – Golden Hamster




037 – Mug Tepe Citadel




038 – Wat Arun Temple




039 – Cristo Rei Statue




040 – Gas Crater & Akhal-Teke Horse




041 – Burj Khalifa Tower




042 – Shah-i-Zinda Mausoleums




043 – Hoi An Full Moon Lantern Festival




044 – Jambiya Knife




Europe (ヨーロッパ)

045 – Blue Eye Spring




046 – Contrap?s Dance




047 – Zvartnots Cathedral Ruins




048 – Austrian Alps




049 – Maiden Tower




050 – Ice Hockey




051 – Belgian Chocolate




052 – Betsy (mine detection dog)




053 – Bulgarian Rose Oil




054 – Plitvice Lakes National Park




055 – Cyprus Cyclamen




056 – Prague Astronomical Clock




057 – The Little Mermaid




058 – Estonian Song Festival




059 – Olavinlinna Castle




060 – Eiffel Tower




061 – Churchkhela (candy)




062 – Beer Party




063 – Tourist Spots




064 – Orange Trees in Street




065 – Szechenyi Baths




066 – Atlantic Puffin




067 – Shamrock




068 – Falafel Sandwich




069 – Carnival of Venice




070 – Newborn Monument




071 – Latvia 100 (anniversary of independence)




072 – Vaduz Castle




073 – Easter Eggs




074 – Peckvillercher (bird whistle)




075 – Luzzus (fishing boat)




076 – Monaco Grand Prix (car race)




077 – Ostrog Monastery




078 – Keukenhof Flower Garden




079 – Tree Day




080 – Norwegian Vikings




081 – Zalipie (painted village of flowers)




082 – Belem Tower




083 – Thanksgiving Candle Monument




084 – Hora Dance




085 – Russian Culture




086 – Guaita Castle




087 – Village House




088 – Bojnice Castle




089 – Kurentovanje Carnival




090 – La Tomatina Festival




091 – Aurora




092 – Ch?teau d’Oex Villages




093 – Cappadocia




094 – Trembita (alphorn)




Africa (アフリカ)

095 – Camel Racing




096 – Giant Sable Antelope




097 – Ganvie Lake Village




098 – Meercat




099 – Kassena Painted Houses




100 – Royal Drummers of Burundi




101 – Musgub Mud Huts




102 – Statue of Diogo Gomes




103 – Butterfly Kingdom




104 – Ennedi Plateau




105 – Bao Board Game




106 – Sapeur (dressed up gentlemen)




107 – Cacao Beans




108 – Gungu Festival




109 – Travertine (rock tower)




110 – Ancient Egypt




111 – Bongos (antelope)




112 – Eritrean Railway




113 – Reed Dance Ceremony




114 – Lucy’s Bones (fossils)




115 – Pangolin




116 – Kachikally Crocodile Pool




117 – Kente Cloth




118 – Circus Baobab




119 – Shekere (calabash shaker)




120 – Maasai People




121 – Mokorotlo (Basotho Hat)




122 – Dancing Devils




123 – Libyan Traditional Clothing




124 – Avenue of the Baobabs




125 – Lake Malawi




126 – Hippo




127 – Ancient Ksour Villages




128 – Ravanne Drum




129 – Chefchaouen (the blue city)




130 – Mapiko Dance




131 – Namib Desert




132 – Gerewol Festival (male beauty contest)




133 – Argungu Fishing Festival




134 – Intore Dance




135 – Pico C?o Grande (peak)




136 – Senegalese Wrestling




137 – Double Coconut




138 – Cotton Tree




139 – Laas Geel Cave Paintings




140 – Cheetah




141 – Rhino-Shaped City




142 – Nubian Pyramids




143 – Koutammakou Houses




144 – Amphitheatre of El Jem




145 – Mountain Gorilla




146 – Ngorongoro Conservation Area




147 – Kuomboka Celemony




148 – Hundred Trillion Dollar Note




Americas(アメリカ)

149 – Antigua Black Pineapple




150 – Argentine Tango




151 – Submarine Dive




152 – Wahoo Fish




153 – Bajan Flying Fish




154 – Great Blue Hole




155 – Fort St. Catherine




156 – Diablada (Dance of the Devils)




157 – Rio Carnival




158 – Canada Goose




159 – Hell (black rock formations)




160 – Mano del Desierto (sculpture of a hand)




161 – Hot Chocolate with Cheese




162 – Sloth




163 – Statue of El Quixote




164 – Sisserou Parrot




165 – Bachata Dance




166 – Gal?pagos Islands




167 – La Palma Style Art




168 – Underwater Sculpture Park




169 – 2012 End of the World




170 – Phagwah Holi Festival




171 – Haitian Carnival




172 – Fish Rain




173 – Reggae Music




174 – Day of the Dead




175 – Ometepe Island




176 – Panama City




177 – Terer? (cold mate tea)




178 – Nazca Lines




179 – Castillo San Crist?bal (fortress)




180 – Moko Jumbie (stilts walker)




181 – WWII Memorial




182 – Arrowroot




183 – Central Suriname Nature Reserve




184 – Trinidad Carnival




185 – Times Square




186 – Armadillo




187 – Monte Roraima




188 – Flamingo




189 – Blackbeard’s Castle




Oceania(オセアニア)

190 – Fine Mat (gift cloth)




191 – Sydney Opera House




192 – Penguin




193 – Yapese Stone Money




194 – Rugby




195 – Puntan Dos Amantes (Two Lovers Point)




196 – Christmas Island Warbler




197 – Majuro Atoll




198 – Ekawada (string figure)




199 – Kiwi




200 – Rock Islands




201 – Dugong (sea cow)




202 – International Date Line




203 – Island View




204 – Humpback Whales




205 – Sea Turtle




206 – Underwater Post Office