Understanding Japan's Indigenous Religion

Shinto is the indigenous religion of Japan and the people of Japan. It is defined as an action-centered religion, focused on ritual practices to be carried out diligently, to establish a connection between present-day Japan and its ancient past. View more

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Universal Prayers

Universal prayers based on original prayers

The Will of Heaven

The Will of Heaven and the intentions of humanity are still very far apart. But the times grow dark. The hour is late. And there is no more time fo...

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A video explaining how to pray at a traditional Shinto shrine.

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Washington University Political Review

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