Association of Shinto Shrines

Association of Shinto Shrines
   See Jinja Honcho.

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  • Association of Shinto Shrines — The Nihongo|Association of Shinto Shrines|神社本庁|Jinja Honchō is a religious administrative organization that oversees about 80,000 Shinto shrines in Japan. These shrines take the Ise Shrine as the foundation of their belief.The Association has… …   Wikipedia

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  • Shinto sects and schools — Torii gate typical from Shinto shrines Shinto (神道, shintō?), the …   Wikipedia

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  • Shinto — Torii Tunnel am Fushimi Inari Schrein, Kyōto Shintō (jap. 神道, im Deutschen meist übersetzt mit „Weg der Götter“) – auch als Shintoismus (auch Shintuismus/Schintuismus) bezeichnet – ist eine fast ausschließlich in Japan praktizierte Religion.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Shrine Shintō — ▪ Japanese religion Japanese  Jinja Shintō,         form of the Shintō religion of Japan that focusses on worship in public shrines, in contrast to folk and sectarian practices (see Kyōha Shintō); the successor to State Shintō, the nationalistic… …   Universalium

  • Jinja Honcho —    Usually translated into English as The Association of Shinto Shrines or The Shrine Association , Jinja Honcho is the present co ordinating or governing body for most of shrine Shinto (jinja shinto). The word honcho actually means not… …   A Popular Dictionary of Shinto

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