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The Shinto Cult

Milton S. Terry

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The Shinto Cult: A Christian Study of the Ancient Religion of Japan by Milton S. Terry was first published in 1910. Chapters include; The Country; Is Shinto a Religion?; Origin and Relative Age of the People; Meaning of the Term Shinto; Sources of Information; Japanese Cosmogony and Mythology; The Japanese a Self-centered People; Essence of the Shinto Cult; The Great Sanctuaries; Five Noteworthy Objects Connected with the Worship; The Ancestor Worship; Elements of Animism; The Domestic Cult; The Communal Cult; The National Cult; The Harvest Service; The Great Purification; Other Ritual Services; Influence of China on Japanese Thought; Influence of Buddhism; Revival of Pure Shinto; Esoteric Shinto; Mingling of Shinto, Confucianism, and Buddhism; Roman Catholicism in Japan; and, Alleged Present Religious Indifference.

This book has 48 pages in the PDF version, and was originally published in 1910.

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