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World Religions - Shinto
Japan
There is no founder.
Red Sun = Amaterasu ... White background…
20th
Shintoism is the native religion of what country?
Founder of Shintoism?
The central characteristics of the Japanese flag are what?
In what century did the Japanese emperor declare he was not d…
Japan
Shintoism is the native religion of what country?
There is no founder.
Founder of Shintoism?
26 terms
World Religions: Shinto (Japan)
Kami
Ainu
Izumo
Susa-no-wo
Gods or deities, beings possessing sacred power or superior p…
Light skinned, hairy, caucasoid aboriginal inhabitants of nor…
Northern coastal site of ancient shrine dedicated to kami, de…
The storm God
Kami
Gods or deities, beings possessing sacred power or superior p…
Ainu
Light skinned, hairy, caucasoid aboriginal inhabitants of nor…
MCS World Religions: Shinto
Harai
Kami
Shintai
Hitogami
the act of ritual purification which removes inward and outwa…
the gods and sacred forces of Shinto
an object in a Shinto shrine that embodies the kami
class of kami associated with sacred people such as shamans o…
Harai
the act of ritual purification which removes inward and outwa…
Kami
the gods and sacred forces of Shinto
World Religions-Shinto
Origins
Shinto means
Izanagi
Izanami
began among military (Samurai warriors)... oldest religion in Ja…
Way of the Gods (don't really have god)
god of the sky
goddess of the earth
Origins
began among military (Samurai warriors)... oldest religion in Ja…
Shinto means
Way of the Gods (don't really have god)
29 terms
World Religions: Shinto
Shintoism is the native religion of wh…
Founder of Shintoism?
The central characteristics of... the Ja…
In what century did the Japanese emper…
Japan
no founder
radiant sun-Amaterasu... white- purity... "the land of the rising s…
1946
Shintoism is the native religion of wh…
Japan
Founder of Shintoism?
no founder
Religions of the World - Shinto
Shinto's Founder
Kami
Izanami
Izanagi
Shinto has no known person or group as its founder
Deities or spirits
"Female who invites"
"Male who invites"
Shinto's Founder
Shinto has no known person or group as its founder
Kami
Deities or spirits
8 terms
BYU World Religions - Shinto
Shinto Beginning
Shinto Meaning
Nature of God in Shinto
Kami
Began as a military code of conduct. Doesn't focus on theolog…
It literally means way of the Gods.
They have a handful of God's. Their mythology explains the cr…
There are 3 types of Kami or spirits or nature Deities. ... 1. D…
Shinto Beginning
Began as a military code of conduct. Doesn't focus on theolog…
Shinto Meaning
It literally means way of the Gods.
17 terms
World Religions -- Shinto
Shintoism
Shintoism is
2 things emphasized in Shintoism
early Shinto
a Japanese religion; means Way of the Spirits; incorporates w…
the Japanese devotion to invisible beings & powers called kam…
1. emphasizes community over individuality, 2. emphasizes qua…
traditions centered around agricultural festivals, clan/famil…
Shintoism
a Japanese religion; means Way of the Spirits; incorporates w…
Shintoism is
the Japanese devotion to invisible beings & powers called kam…
World Religions vocab- Shinto
Amaterasu
Izanami and Izanagi
jinja
kami
he Sun Goddess in Shinto; enshrined at Ise, she is the kami o…
primordial divinities credited with bringing the world/the Ja…
a Shinto shrine
a spirit, god, or goddess in Shinto
Amaterasu
he Sun Goddess in Shinto; enshrined at Ise, she is the kami o…
Izanami and Izanagi
primordial divinities credited with bringing the world/the Ja…
World Religions Chapter 7 Shinto
Amaterasu
bushido
gagaku
Ise
"Shining in heaven"; goddess of the sun
"Warrior knight way"; military devotion to a ruler, demanding…
The stately ceremonial music of Shinto
Location in the southeastern Honshu of a major shrine to Amat…
Amaterasu
"Shining in heaven"; goddess of the sun
bushido
"Warrior knight way"; military devotion to a ruler, demanding…
14 terms
World Religions: Shinto
Founder and origin
Nature of God
Mythology
Kami
-no known founder... -Japanese military ... --Samurai... --Shoguns= ea…
-Shinto means "The way of the Gods" ... -don't really worship... -m…
-Izanagi - Sky - god... -Izanami - Earth - goddess... -Amaterasu -…
-gods, spirits, essences ... -deified powers in nature... -clan anc…
Founder and origin
-no known founder... -Japanese military ... --Samurai... --Shoguns= ea…
Nature of God
-Shinto means "The way of the Gods" ... -don't really worship... -m…
36 terms
World religions: confucianism & shinto
warring state
Kong-Zi
Junzi
ren
later half of Zhou Dynasty
founder of Confucianism
noble man/person... someone who embodies virtues of confucianism
to think of the other... sympathy, empathy, benevolence... innate g…
warring state
later half of Zhou Dynasty
Kong-Zi
founder of Confucianism
8 terms
World Religions Midterm- Shinto
Kami
Myth
State Shinto
Shrine Shinto
Inner spiritual presence
Male kami, Izanagi (yang) and female kami, Izanami (yin) dipp…
Japan is the center of creation. All emperors are divine. The…
Opposite of state. (1945-now)
Kami
Inner spiritual presence
Myth
Male kami, Izanagi (yang) and female kami, Izanami (yin) dipp…
Shinto & Hindu World Religions
Harakiri
Untouchables
Amaterasu
Vedas
Suicidal honor killing
Diseased and abandoned, includes all foreigners
The sun goddess from whom the Japanese Imperial Family descen…
Hindu earliest scriptures
Harakiri
Suicidal honor killing
Untouchables
Diseased and abandoned, includes all foreigners
World Religions Final: Shinto
Shinto
Amaterasu
Izanagi
Izanami
"The way of the Gods". "Kami no michi"- "The way of the Kami,…
Sun goddess, the chief deity worshipped in Shinto
"Male who invites"; the male deity who created the Japanese I…
"Female who invites"; the female deity who assisted her husba…
Shinto
"The way of the Gods". "Kami no michi"- "The way of the Kami,…
Amaterasu
Sun goddess, the chief deity worshipped in Shinto
27 terms
World Religions (Shinto)
Amaterasu
Bushido
Harai
Haraiguishi
The Sun goddess, who was born when Izanagi washed his left eye.
The code of the warrior,Comparable to the code of medieval ch…
Ritual purification made preparatory to communion with the ka…
Traditional Purification wands used by the Shinto priests.
Amaterasu
The Sun goddess, who was born when Izanagi washed his left eye.
Bushido
The code of the warrior,Comparable to the code of medieval ch…
24 terms
World Religions: Shinto
Japan
Confucianism & Buddhism
Kojiki and Nihongi
Kami
Indigeous religion of the island of what
Shinto has fused with the Chinese philosphy of what and the r…
Shinto traces many of its teachings to two 8th century writin…
Divinities of Shinto that have limited powers and become inca…
Japan
Indigeous religion of the island of what
Confucianism & Buddhism
Shinto has fused with the Chinese philosphy of what and the r…
6 terms
World Religions Final-Shinto
Shinto
Shinto Kami
Izanagi
Izanami
Native religions of Japan; the way of the Gods; ideal is a pu…
Most are spirits rather than gods
Male creator of Japan
Female creator of Japan
Shinto
Native religions of Japan; the way of the Gods; ideal is a pu…
Shinto Kami
Most are spirits rather than gods
42 terms
World Religions: Shinto
Kami-no-michi
kami
Amaterasu
Ninigi
Shinto. Literally, "way of the gods;" native Japanese term fo…
the spirits that are worshiped in the religion of shinto
"Shining in heaven"; goddess of the sun.
The grandson of Amaterasu and the first ruler of Japan.
Kami-no-michi
Shinto. Literally, "way of the gods;" native Japanese term fo…
kami
the spirits that are worshiped in the religion of shinto
World Religions: Confucianism and Shinto
Analects
Book of Mencius
Tao
Chun-Tzu
A collection of sayings by Confucius, one of four books
A collection of teachings by Mencius, the second leader of Co…
The "way" or the moral order in Confucianism that permeates t…
The mature or ideal person in Confucianism, someone with perf…
Analects
A collection of sayings by Confucius, one of four books
Book of Mencius
A collection of teachings by Mencius, the second leader of Co…
World Religions Sikhism and Shinto
Explain the literal meaning of the ter…
What is the literal meaning of the wor…
List the three ways the capitalized te…
Briefly describe Nanak's early life.
The literal meaning of guru is explained by referring to its…
Sikh literally means learner or disciple, one who learns and…
The three ways that the capitalized term Guru is used are: fi…
Born in a small village & belonged to Hindu parents of the wa…
Explain the literal meaning of the ter…
The literal meaning of guru is explained by referring to its…
What is the literal meaning of the wor…
Sikh literally means learner or disciple, one who learns and…
54 terms
Modern World Religions- Shinto
What does Shinto (Shen Dao) mean?
What are the Shinto symbols?
When did Shinto begin?
Is the Shinto emperor still considered…
"the way of the Kami"
Tori gate, the sword and the mirror, a pair of foxes, the Jap…
500 BCE
no
What does Shinto (Shen Dao) mean?
"the way of the Kami"
What are the Shinto symbols?
Tori gate, the sword and the mirror, a pair of foxes, the Jap…
14 terms
Shinto Quiz (World Religions)
Kami
Izanagi
Izanami
Amaterasu
The Spirits that inhibit everything
The Male-Who-Invites
The Female-Who-Invites
The sun-goddess
Kami
The Spirits that inhibit everything
Izanagi
The Male-Who-Invites
29 terms
World Religions: Shinto
Shintoism is the native religion of wh…
Founder of Shintoism?
The central characteristics of... the Ja…
In what century did the Japanese emper…
Japan
no founder
radiant sun-Amaterasu... white- purity... "the land of the rising s…
1946
Shintoism is the native religion of wh…
Japan
Founder of Shintoism?
no founder
World Religions Daoism, Confucianism and Shinto
Analects
Dao (Tao)
Daodejing
Five Classics
A book of sayings attributed to Confucius and his early disci…
The mysterious origin of the universe, which is present and v…
The classic scripture of Daoisim.
The classical literature of the time preceding Confucius, inc…
Analects
A book of sayings attributed to Confucius and his early disci…
Dao (Tao)
The mysterious origin of the universe, which is present and v…
World Religions- Unit 3: Shinto
half a religion
spirit, family, nature
animism
kami
Shinto is basically _______ ____ ________ because most people…
The positive definition of Shinto is "Shinto is a Japanese an…
means "everything has a spirit," made of organic stuff "natur…
means "spirit" and "divine"
half a religion
Shinto is basically _______ ____ ________ because most people…
spirit, family, nature
The positive definition of Shinto is "Shinto is a Japanese an…
World Religions Shinto
Shintoism is the native religion of wh…
Founder of Shintoism?
The central characteristics of the Jap…
In what century did the Japanese emper…
Japan
No founder
Radiant sun to symbolize Amaterasu White to symbolize purity
20th century (1946)
Shintoism is the native religion of wh…
Japan
Founder of Shintoism?
No founder
World Religions Final Gaskill - Shinto
What are the origins of Shinto?
What are Shinto's beliefs on the after…
amaterasu
What are kami?
- Shinto began among the military... - Samurai warriors were mem…
No belief, not the focus of the religion although acknowledge…
sun goddess who was born when Izanagi washed his left eye
Gods or spirits; hard to define... - Can only bless or curse you…
What are the origins of Shinto?
- Shinto began among the military... - Samurai warriors were mem…
What are Shinto's beliefs on the after…
No belief, not the focus of the religion although acknowledge…
World Religion Buddhist and Shinto
the Buddhist creed
Tripitaka
Lotus Sutra
Bikhus
I take refuge in:... the Buddha... The Dharma (what you're supposed…
Buddha's teachings. "Three baskets"
principal writing for Mahayana
Theravada monks
the Buddhist creed
I take refuge in:... the Buddha... The Dharma (what you're supposed…
Tripitaka
Buddha's teachings. "Three baskets"
33 terms
World Religions Ch 7: Shinto
Shinto harmonizes people with
Shinto does not have
Where did Shinto come from?
What is the literal meaning of Shinto?
the natural world
a founder, orthodox canon, sacred literature or explicit code…
Japan; it is not a single religious tradition, but an overarc…
Shin means divine being, do means way. Therefore, Shinto can…
Shinto harmonizes people with
the natural world
Shinto does not have
a founder, orthodox canon, sacred literature or explicit code…
Experiencing the World's religions: Shinto
Torii
Shinto
The name Shinto
Shen-dao
A shinto gateway
Has no known group or person as it's founder
Presents a problem. It is not a Japanese term but rather emer…
Chinese pronunciation of Shinto and means way of the gods
Torii
A shinto gateway
Shinto
Has no known group or person as it's founder
World Religion Buddhist and Shinto
the Buddhist creed
Scriptures
Tripitaka
Lotus Sutra
I take refuge in: the Buddha, the Dharma, the Sanhga
Tripitaka- Buddhas teaching (three baskets)... Lotus Sutra (prin…
Buddha's teachings. "Three baskets"
principal writing for Mahayana
the Buddhist creed
I take refuge in: the Buddha, the Dharma, the Sanhga
Scriptures
Tripitaka- Buddhas teaching (three baskets)... Lotus Sutra (prin…
22 terms
World Religions- A Voyage of Discovery: Shinto
Japan
Bushido
Kami
Kamidana
Shinto is the native religious tradition here; highly linked…
"Way of the Warrior"/Code of conduct for Samurai
People or things regarded as sacred and having evoked wonder…
Household shrine that is the focal point of religious worship…
Japan
Shinto is the native religious tradition here; highly linked…
Bushido
"Way of the Warrior"/Code of conduct for Samurai
25 terms
World Religions- Unit 3: Shinto
half a religion
spirit, family, nature
animism
kami
Shinto is basically _______ ____ ________ because most people…
The positive definition of Shinto is "Shinto is a Japanese an…
means "everything has a spirit," made of organic stuff "natur…
means "spirit" and "divine"
half a religion
Shinto is basically _______ ____ ________ because most people…
spirit, family, nature
The positive definition of Shinto is "Shinto is a Japanese an…
World Religions Chapter 7: Shinto
Kannagara
Founder
Misogi
Transcendent
In Shinto, bringing ones life into harmony with nature
Shinto has no ethical requirements, no sacred literature, an…
The Shinto waterfall purification ritual is know as
In Shinto, the sacred is both immanent and:
Kannagara
In Shinto, bringing ones life into harmony with nature
Founder
Shinto has no ethical requirements, no sacred literature, an…
25 terms
World Religions- Unit 3: Shinto
half a religion
spirit, family, nature
animism
kami
Shinto is basically _______ ____ ________ because most people…
The positive definition of Shinto is "Shinto is a Japanese an…
means "everything has a spirit," made of organic stuff "natur…
means "spirit" and "divine"
half a religion
Shinto is basically _______ ____ ________ because most people…
spirit, family, nature
The positive definition of Shinto is "Shinto is a Japanese an…
World Religions Chapter 7: Shinto
Shinto
Kannagara
Mt. Fuji
Oharai
distinguished indigenous Japanese ways from Buddhism and othe…
Harmony with the way of the Kami
Honored as the sacred embodiment of the divine creativity tha…
Shinto purification ceremony
Shinto
distinguished indigenous Japanese ways from Buddhism and othe…
Kannagara
Harmony with the way of the Kami
World Religions: Taoism and Shinto Vocab
Chuang Tzu
Tao
Tao Te Ching
wu-wei
the second foundational text of Taoism, containing teachings…
according to Taoism, this is the Way of nature, the ultimate…
Chinese for "the book of the Way and its power (or virtue)";…
Chinese for "nonaction"; the supreme Taoist virtue, rendered…
Chuang Tzu
the second foundational text of Taoism, containing teachings…
Tao
according to Taoism, this is the Way of nature, the ultimate…
19 terms
World Religion - Chapter 7 Shinto
Amaterasu
Bushido
Gagaku
Ise
"Shining in heaven" goddess of the sun
"Warrior knight way" military devotion to a ruler, demanding…
The stately ceremonial music of Shinto.
Location in southeastern Honshu of a major shrine to Amataerasu
Amaterasu
"Shining in heaven" goddess of the sun
Bushido
"Warrior knight way" military devotion to a ruler, demanding…
Shinto, Daoism, Confucianism: World Religions
What concepts to Jainism & Sikhism sha…
What of Hinduism do Jains and Sikhs re…
Jains reject the idea of a "Creator."…
Explain Hylozoism.
Karma
Caste System, polytheism, ritualism
A natural force
Everything has a life force
What concepts to Jainism & Sikhism sha…
Karma
What of Hinduism do Jains and Sikhs re…
Caste System, polytheism, ritualism
Shinto Chapter 7 World Religion
"shining in heaven"; goddess of the sun.
"Warrior knight way"; military devotio…
The stately ceremonial music of Shinto.
Location in southeastern Honshu of a m…
Amaterasu
bushido
gagaku
Ise
"shining in heaven"; goddess of the sun.
Amaterasu
"Warrior knight way"; military devotio…
bushido
12 terms
World Religions: Taoism and Shinto Vocab
Chuang Tzu
Tao
Tao Te Ching
wu-wei
the second foundational text of Taoism, containing teachings…
according to Taoism, this is the Way of nature, the ultimate…
Chinese for "the book of the Way and its power (or virtue)";…
Chinese for "nonaction"; the supreme Taoist virtue, rendered…
Chuang Tzu
the second foundational text of Taoism, containing teachings…
Tao
according to Taoism, this is the Way of nature, the ultimate…
5 terms
shinto religion-world history-japan
The sun goddess and her brother, the s…
_______________ won
as a result_________________
shinto has no ____ (3 things)
different clans
sun goddess
emperors came to think of living gods of earth
founder,scripture,god
The sun goddess and her brother, the s…
different clans
_______________ won
sun goddess
26 terms
World Religion Ch 9- Shinto
kami
kannagara
Kojiki
Nihongi
the sacred
harmony with the kami
Chronicle of Ancient Events; history of the world, from creat…
Chronicles of Japan; forms traditional Japanese understanding…
kami
the sacred
kannagara
harmony with the kami
World Religions Midterm 2: Shinto Terms
Amaterasu
Bushido
Harai
Haraiguishi
The sun goddess, who was born when Izanagi washed his left eye
The code of the warrior, comparable to the code of medieval c…
Ritual purification made preparatory to communion with the kami
Traditional purification wands used by the shinto priests
Amaterasu
The sun goddess, who was born when Izanagi washed his left eye
Bushido
The code of the warrior, comparable to the code of medieval c…
World Religions with Dr. Cashin: Shinto
The first created Kami is
Mikoto seems to be a
Izanagi and Izanami
Amaterasu
Mikoto
vestigial high God concept
Male and female spirit progenitors of creation.
the sun goddess.
The first created Kami is
Mikoto
Mikoto seems to be a
vestigial high God concept
21 terms
Test 2 World Religion Shinto
Amaterasu
ema
harae
Izanagi
"Deity that shines in the sky" The sun goddess in Shinto. Ens…
Wooden tablets expressing pleadings to kami for success in life
Shinto purification
The male kami who is the procreator of the Japanese islands
Amaterasu
"Deity that shines in the sky" The sun goddess in Shinto. Ens…
ema
Wooden tablets expressing pleadings to kami for success in life
#3 World Religions: Animism, Shinto, Confucianism, Daoism
kami
torii gate
Amaterasu
animism
Shinto spirits/deities
marks sacred space in Shinto
spirit goddess of sun; symbol of Yamato clan rulers
belief in spirits of living and non-living; a parallel world
kami
Shinto spirits/deities
torii gate
marks sacred space in Shinto
World Religions: Taoism and Shinto Test Review
True
False
False
True
T of F: Taoism places most of its value in living in harmony…
T of F: There are 3 strands of Taosim - Philosophical, Religi…
T of F: Lao Tzu wrote the Chuang Tzu - one of the foundationa…
T of F: Taoism, along will all major religions, contains elem…
True
T of F: Taoism places most of its value in living in harmony…
False
T of F: There are 3 strands of Taosim - Philosophical, Religi…
Shinto Shrines Worksheet World Religions 110
Of the following, where does one not f…
At some Shinto shrines, deer are consi…
At Shinto shrines, one finds ___.
Which of the following is not a reason…
underground
messengers
the essence of the diety
feast days
Of the following, where does one not f…
underground
At some Shinto shrines, deer are consi…
messengers
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