Tradition Japanese Beliefs

Beliefs in japan By Chloe M, Emily and Chloe R

Strong Beliefs

In Japan the major religions are Shinto and Buddhism. Shinto in Japan is as old as the Japanese culture. Buddhism in Japan was imported from the mainland in the 6th century. Shinto and Buddhism have been co-existing. The Japan religion percentage, has gone up alot since the early days. The Japanese religion on Gods and Beliefs is about the relationships between people, the natural environment and the whole entire state.

Continue on from strong beliefs

Shinto and Buddhism have co-existed and influenced each other for a long time. Most Japanese consider themselves Buddhism, Shinto or both. Religion in Japan does not play a big role in their everyday life. Shinto and Buddhism have been the best working religions in Japan.