Unfortunately he was involved in an unpleasant dining experience after Uke-Mochi served him a hideous home-cooked meal. Despite being the Goddess of Food she was a terrible cook with some very strange ideas about food hygiene.
Tsukiyomi was so disgusted that he killed the cook and never ate anything again. Now sister Amaterasu, the Sun Goddess, will have nothing more to do with him. That is why you never see the Sun and Moon dining out together.
Tsukiyomi Facts and Figures
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: TSUKIYOMI-NO-MIKOTO, TSUKUYOMI, TSUKUYOMI OTOKO, TSUKI-YOMI
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
In charge of: the Moon
Area of expertise: Moon
Good/Evil Rating: NEUTRAL, may not care
Popularity index: 1068
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Article last revised on November 19, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
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