Japanese Mythology

The Shinto and Folk Gods of Japan...

KOJIKI

Shinto information

Also known as Book Of Ancient Things

The Records of Ancient Shinto Matters

This is the Shinto legendarium, if not Bible, of myths written in 712 AD.

It is probably the oldest Japanese work known and tells the story of how the Gods created all things — including Japanese mythology. It starts with Izanagi and Izanami in a gripping tale of Chaos and Creation.

Kojiki Facts and Figures

Name: Kojiki
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Book Of Ancient Things

Gender: Sorry, we don't know
Type: information
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

Role: Unknown at present

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Article last revised on November 19, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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