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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shinto

Shinto (神道, Shintō) or kami-no-michi (among other names) is the traditional religion of Japan ...... The number of Japanese citizens identifying their religious beliefs as Shinto has ..... Routledge Handbook of Japanese Culture and Society.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Religion_in_Japan

Religion in Japan is dominated by Shinto and by Buddhism. According to surveys ... See also: Association of Shinto Shrines ... refer to a unified "Shinto religion", but rather to a collection of native beliefs and mythology.

www.ushistory.org/civ/10a.asp

Ancient Japanese elevated this fascination with nature into what was later called Shinto, the Way of the Gods. This belief system that imbued every mountain, ...

owlcation.com/humanities/Religion-in-Modern-Japan

Jun 23, 2017 ... The religious beliefs of Japan's populace breakdown to 91% Shinto, 72% .... In modern Japanese society, these pleasures are abundant and, ...

fore.yale.edu/religion/shinto

Shinto refers to diverse and localized religious beliefs, ritual practices, and ... as is all of Japanese society, by the impact of technological and economic change.

theancientshinto.weebly.com/influence-on-society-ancient-and-modern.html

What influence has Shintoism had on Japan and all society? The initial ... The acceptance of other religions and their beliefs allows the people to fit together ...

www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2002/01/01/national/western-eyes-blind-to-spirituality-in-japan

Jan 1, 2002 ... Western eyes blind to spirituality in Japan ... reflect public distrust in Japan's traditional religions of Shinto and Buddhism, which jointly ... themselves to secure their places in society, and political authorities used them as tools ...

www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/shinto/history/history_1.shtml

Oct 30, 2009 ... This article explores the part Shinto has played in Japanese life and culture throughout the country's history, and its shared its spiritual, cultural, ...

www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/shinto/places/shrines_1.shtml

Sep 16, 2009 ... This article explores Shinto shrines. ... and as the source of their spiritual vitality - they regard them as their spiritual home, and often attend the ...