Japanese Mythology

The Shinto and Folk Gods of Japan...


Shinto Tree God

Also known as Kuku-No-Chi, Kukunochi-No-Kami

Picture of the Japanese Tree God Kukunochi from our Japanese mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

The God of Tree Trunks

His role seems to be quite a generic one. He has never found it necessary to branch out, as there are other Kami to protect leaves and specialize in fruit and individual species.

GodNote: Sorry this Kukunochi article is a bit short. We have sent our Data Dwarves off to find more nuggets of information. Updates coming soon.

Kukunochi Facts and Figures

Name: Kukunochi
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Kuku-No-Chi, Kukunochi-No-Kami

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

In charge of: Trees
Area of expertise: Trees

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

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