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Shinto Ethics

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Shinto and It's Impact on the World - Its Traditions... BBC - Religions - Shinto: Ethics in Shinto Ethics In Religion Shinto Ethics | RM. Shinto Ethics | RM.

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The 'W' Word (Witch), What Does it Mean?
The other day I sat down and again tried to define what it is that I am doing. We are talking about beginning our church next year, but a church of what? I am the type that is most comfortable with a clear and complete understanding, so I began at the...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Privacy, Ethics & OBE
There is a widespread belief stemming from early this century that has not only remained unchanged but has been continually propagated ever since. This belief is that if a projector deliberately invades the privacy of another person for immoral purposes or...
Astral Projection >> Out of Body Experiences
Looking For The Hub Of The Sacreed Wheel: Part 2
Now the point of any study of how much we share in our search for the Deity must be in what shared behaviors should we expect? For the purposes of the community of A Mystical Grove, this must be in how we revere and cherish Nature in all its manifold...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
A Basic View of Paganism or Bambi Pagansim
"You people are all so nice! I like the idea of Paganism, but I don't think I could be that nice all the time." The writer was genuinely perplexed and driven to ask me if it is really possible that Pagans, Witches and Wiccans really lived such...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Our Pagan Village: The Importance and Persuit of Honor
Candlelight flickers over the Beltaine revels. Food is laid out in the circle for the feast. Only one rule – no one can feed themselves. Each is dependent on friends and loved ones for sustenance, joy and delight. After an hour of laughter and revels and way...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
Values in the Balance
We in the Pagan community pride ourselves on our tolerance for difference. Differences in lifestyle, sexual preference, orientation and expression, race, orthodoxy, tradition, ritual structure, costumes, positions on nudity, personal interaction styles, etc....
Holidays >> Mabon
The Religious Experience: A Wiccan Viewpoint
What is religion? Religion is a set of beliefs which allow us to understand and categorize our world and our place in it. A set of beliefs which define our culture, our expectations, our views of people and behaviors we expect. I have found several different...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions

Shinto Ethics is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Shinto Ethics books and related discussion.

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shin (an alternative reading of 'kami') and do, which means 'way'.
638. Scheid, Bernhard
Shintoethics — deification — himorogi denju. Shinto and the Tokugawa Bakufu.
The ambiguity about death in Japan - Journal of Medical Ethics - BMJ
SHINTO. Professor Russell Kirkland. Department of Religion.
Synthesis of contemporary Buddhist ethics. CHAPTER SEVEN. SHINTOISM.

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In the land of the kami
For example, in Shinto ethics nothing — sex, wealth, killing, etc. — is regarded as unconditionally evil.” Norinaga, the 18th-century nativist, in effect transmutes evil into good by making it no less divine: “Among the kami there are good and bad ones.

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BBC - Religions - Shinto: Ethics in Shinto
BBC - Religion: Shinto
Purity is one of the fundamental virtues of Shinto ethics. There are two significations of purity.
Ethics in religion - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Shinto Ethics, Morality, Community
Ethics in Shinto are cultural and situational; there are no Shinto commandments or precepts forbidding certain actions.

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