JAPANESE MYTHOLOGY

The Shinto and Buddhist Gods of Japan...

OKUNINUSHI

Japanese Healer God

God of Healing and Sorcery

As the youngest of eighty brothers he had a few family problems with a lot of bullying — but he got to be a God. Teamed up with SUKUNA-BIKO because he had no intention of ‘keeping it in the family.’

OKUNINUSHI FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : OKUNINUSHI
Location : Japan
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : Healing
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 6333

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Article last updated on 14 January 2014 by Rowan Allen.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "OKUNINUSHI: God of Healing from Japanese mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 14 Jan. 2014. Web. 24 July 2014.

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