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<BR><b><i>Shinto</i>:</b> The way of the gods - the indigenous faith of the Japanese people. It does not have a founder nor does it have sacred scriptures like the sutras or the bible. Instead, believers worship <i>kami</i> which are sacred spirits and can take forms such as natural elements like the sun, the wind, mountains, trees & rocks, or ancestors, national heroes or abstract things like fertility.

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  • Written Sep 16, 2002
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