shintoism

SHINTIOSM RELIGION

SHINTOISM

When Shintoism began

Shintoism began in 500 BC ,the tradition existed as a combination of nature of worship fertility rituals , and Shamanism. In the 8th century ,Shinto and Buddhism were considered the official religion of Japan.

Shintoism Beliefs

Kami are spirits. Shinto does not have a god ,scriptures ,commandments ,or founders. Shinto has a priesthood ,which does not ,however ,follow rigid structure like priesthood of other religions.

Shintoism Religion

Shintoism religion is Ethnic.