Hachiman is the ancient Shinto god or kami of war, divination...
Inari is the Shinto god of rice, the protector of food, and bringer...
Ise Grand Shrine
The Ise Grand Shrine or Ise Jingu, located in the heart of a sacred...
Itsukushima Shrine is a Shinto shrine on the island of the same...
Izanami and Izanagi
Izanami (‘she who invites’) and Izanagi (‘he...
Kagutsuchi (aka Hi-no-Kagutsuchi) is the Shinto god or kami of...
In the Shinto religion kami is an all-embracing term which signifies...
The Kojiki ('Record of Ancient Things') is the oldest book...
Mt. Fuji (Fujisan) is the tallest mountain in Japan and, with its...
Namazu (aka Onamazu) is the giant catfish of Japanese mythology...
The Nihon Shoki ('Chronicle of Japan' and also known as...
Seven Lucky Gods
In Japanese folklore the Shichifukujin are the Seven Lucky Gods...