Weaving and Binding: Immigrant Gods and Female Immortals in Ancient Japan

Weaving and Binding: Immigrant Gods and Female Immortals in Ancient Japan

Michael Como


Argues that either the japanese royal process and the japanese Buddhist culture owe a lot to continental rituals headquartered at the manipulation of yin and yang, animal sacrifice, and spirit quelling. This publication charts an epochal transformation within the non secular tradition of the japanese islands.

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