Princess Omiya is Aoi's mother. She appears very little before Aoi's death and after her daughter dies, she spends most of her time grieving in bed. Princess Omiya and Genji exchange notes often when he comes to visit, and they always talk about the fact that they continue to grieve for Aoi.
Princess Omiya Character Timeline in The Tale of Genji
The timeline below shows where the character Princess Omiya appears in The Tale of Genji. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
...and colorful. Though Aoi has no interest in going, her serving women and her mother, Princess Omiya , convince her to go. Aoi and her ladies take a minimally decorated carriage and... (full context)