Torisha
   Under the Shukyo dantai ho (Religious Organisations Law) of 1939 each recognised religious grouping (dantai) had to appoint a president or torisha. He held more or less absolute power over the organisation and was answerable only to the government.

A Popular Dictionary of Shinto. .

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Cerastes cerastes — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum …   Wikipedia

  • List of Fullmetal Alchemist characters — Several characters from Fullmetal Alchemist as depicted in the first anime. The Fullmetal Alchemist anime and manga series feature an extensive cast of fictional characters created by Hiromu Arakawa. The story is set in a fictional universe… …   Wikipedia

  • Personajes de Fullmetal Alchemist — Anexo:Personajes de Fullmetal Alchemist Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Este es un listado de personajes del manga y anime Fullmetal Alchemist. Aquellos con página propia sólo tienen aquí el nombre de sección resaltado. Contenido 1 Personajes… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Anexo:Personajes de Fullmetal Alchemist — Este es un listado de personajes del manga y anime Fullmetal Alchemist. Aquellos con página propia sólo tienen aquí el nombre de sección resaltado. Contenido 1 Personajes principales 1.1 Hermanos Elric 1.2 Roy Mustang …   Wikipedia Español

  • 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

  • Shukyo Dantai Ho —    The Religious Organizations Law, enacted on April 8 1939 after a series of failed attempts in 1899, 1927 and 1929. It was designed to protect the imperial system from criticism by religious organizations. The main sponsor was Yamagata, Aritomo …   A Popular Dictionary of Shinto

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”