Amaterasu [天照], Amaterasu-ōmikami or Ōhirume-no-muchi-no-kami is a part of the Japanese myth cycle and also a major deity of the Shinto religion. She is the goddess of the sun, but also of the universe. In Japanese mythology, Amaterasu, the goddess of th
The fox has been revered as a wise, intelligent (sometimes mischievous) creature in Japanese mythology, figuring into many ancient tales as a yokai (spirit-creature) of much reknown. Able to shapeshift and grow even wiser with great age, the multi-tailed KITSUNE was one supernatural being that truly commanded respect and awe in Japanese history! #Kitsune #Fox #Yokai #JapaneseMythology #Kami #Japan #Mythology #MrPsMythopedia #Infographic https://www.facebook.com/MrPsMythopedia/
Jorōgumo by Nikkie Stinchcombe / Little Paper Forest. Jorōgumo is a spider demon from Japanese mythology. She's a shape-shifting demon who takes the appearance of a seductive woman and lures her victims into a quiet shack to devour them.