Japanese Mythology

The Shinto and Folk Gods of Japan...

NAKA-YAMA-TSU-MI

Shinto Mountain God

Also known as Nakayamatsumi

God of Mountain Slopes

He is the Yama-no-Kami specializing in mountain slopes. It’s probably all a matter of degrees.

According to legend he was created from the remains of Kagutsuchi.

Naka-Yama-Tsu-Mi Facts and Figures

Name: Naka-Yama-Tsu-Mi
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Nakayamatsumi

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

Role:
In charge of: Mountains
Area of expertise: Mountain, Mountains

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Article last revised on November 19, 2018 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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