Japanese Mythology

The Shinto and Folk Gods of Japan...

GEKKA-O

Shinto Marriage God

God of Binding Marriage

This one sounds a bit worrying. He ties the feet of lovers together with a red silk cord. There’s fetishism for you.

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Gekka-O Facts and Figures

Name: Gekka-O
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names:

Gender: Male
Type: God
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Marriage
Area of expertise: Marriage

Good/Evil Rating: NEUTRAL, may not care
Popularity index: 770

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Article last revised on November 20, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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