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The Birth of Amaterasu Omikami in Shinto

January 24, 2023 5:47 pm50 comments
The Birth of Amaterasu Omikami in Shinto

Not many religions today still have a female as their highest deity. As Japan has retained the animistic beliefs of Shinto from ancient times, the high status of the goddess was also retained. The stories of Amaterasu Omikami, the imperial high deity, mother of the imperial family, and goddess of […]

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