Shintò‚; at the fountain-head of Japan. With a preface by Marquis Yukitada Sasaki.

New York, Stein and Day [1967] .

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Subjects Shinto.
Description 622 pages illustrations, genealogical table, map 25 cm
Copyright Date [1967]
Notes Translation of Aux sources du Japon.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 533-560).
Contents Introduction -- Part one: Religion -- Generalities -- History and main subdivisions of Shinto -- Metaphysics, ethics, spiritual exercises and aesthetics -- Temples -- Priests -- Symbolism and individual worship -- Collective worship and festivals -- Collective worship and festivals (continued) -- Part two: Mythology -- An introduction to the mythology of Shinto -- Genesis of the universe: the pre-material stages -- The birth of the land -- The two joint rulers of the universe -- The consolidating of the land by the earthly Kami -- The pacifying of the land by the heavenly Kami -- The descent of the heavenly grandson -- Hiko-ho-ho-demi and his elder brother -- Emperors and members of their families -- The Hachiman cycle -- Other historical Kami -- Local and family Kami and guild Kami -- Beauties and powers of nature -- Kami of the road, the house and the field and Kami of food -- Ebisu, Daikoku and the gods of luck -- Sectarian Shinto.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)711893
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WorldCat Identities Herbert, Jean, 1897-1980.
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