Shinto: A Celebration of Life

Shinto: A Celebration of Life

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Shinto is an ancient faith of forests and snow-capped mountains. It sees the divine in rocks and streams, communing with spirit worlds through bamboo twigs and the evergreen sakaki tree. Yet it is also the manicured suburban garden and the blades of grass between cracks in city paving stones. Structured around ritual cleansing, Shinto contains no concept of sin. It reveres ancestors, but thinks little about the afterlife, asking us to live in, and improve, the present.… (more)

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Publisher: John Hunt Publishing (March 16, 2011)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 176 pages

File size: 709 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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