When did it begin?
Shintoism began as early as 1000 B.C.E.
Who started it?
Who usually practices this religon and in what part of SE Asia?
80 to 90% of statistics say the Japanese practice it in Japan
What do they believe in?
They believe that "spirits" called "kami" live in natural places such as animals, rocks, trees, stones, mountains, people, and even the dead
Are they Monotheistic or Polytheistic?
Polytheistic they believe in kami
Is it an ethnic or religous group?
Shintoism is the religous group of Japan