Encyclopedia of World Mythology
The myriad rituals used by medicine men, shamans and elders to call upon the spirits, the customary beliefs in the powers of the gods, and the social and cultural influences behind these beliefs are all explained within this volume.
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Prehistort settlers Japan T Sacred site in Izumo where Okuninushi met
Sakunabikona and so on . This creates a strong impression that many Japanese
myths concern actual people and their INTRODUCTION clans as they migrated
OKUNINUSHI'S LATER LIFE god as his brother , which he did . They AFTER HIS
RETURN from Yomi , the became inseparable companions and
conCOMMUNICATION underworld , Okuninushi followed Susa tinued the work of
clearing the ...
OKUNINUSHI'S LATER LIFE A Rice gods were thought to have a very
FIRESHINE AND FIRESHADE for forgiveness so Fireshade threw the strong
influence on whether a harvest AFTER OKUNINUSHI surrendered , his other
jewel into the sea ...
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