Susanoo-no-Mikoto is the God of the sea and storms. He does not get along with his brother and sister, the Moon and Sun God and Goddess
Izanami is the wife of the Creator of the heavens. She died during childbirth
Bishamon is the God of War. He protects soldiers, banishes demons, and protects against disease.
A magical novel, based on a Japanese folk tale, that imagines how the life of a broken-hearted man is transformed when he rescues an injured white crane that has landed in his backyard. The Crane Wife is a story of passion and sacrifice, that resonates on the level of dream and myth
Kuniumi refers to the creation of the island of Japan. After the creation of Heaven and Earth, the gods Izanagi and Izanami were given the task of forming a series of islands that would become what is now Japan. In Japanese mythology these islands make up the known world.