Shinto Shrines in Japan

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Video

Amanda Iliadis
by Japanology
published on 29 May 2017

A Shinto shrine is a structure whose main purpose is to house ("enshrine") one or more Shinto. Contrary to popular belief, the most important building of the shrine is where the sacred objects are stored, not the area of worship.

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Japanology, . (2017, May 29). Shinto Shrines in Japan. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/video/1178/

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Japanology, . "Shinto Shrines in Japan." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 29, 2017. https://www.ancient.eu/video/1178/.

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Japanology, . "Shinto Shrines in Japan." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 29 May 2017. Web. 27 Feb 2020.

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