Japanese Mythology: Izanagi and Izanami

Server Costs Fundraiser 2023

Running a website with millions of readers every month is expensive. Not only do we pay for our servers, but also for related services such as our content delivery network, Google Workspace, email, and much more. We would much rather spend this money on producing more free history content for the world. Thank you for your help!
$1550 / $21000

Video

Amanda Iliadis
by Little Art Talks
published on 29 May 2017

The creation story of Japan illustrated with Japanese Art. This video describes the birth of the gods Izanagi, Izamani, Amaterasu, Tsukuyomi, and Takehaya Susanoo, and why the emperor is believed to be divine.

Remove Ads

Advertisement

Cite This Work

APA Style

Talks, L. A. (2017, May 29). Japanese Mythology: Izanagi and Izanami. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/video/1176/japanese-mythology-izanagi-and-izanami/

Chicago Style

Talks, Little Art. "Japanese Mythology: Izanagi and Izanami." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 29, 2017. https://www.worldhistory.org/video/1176/japanese-mythology-izanagi-and-izanami/.

MLA Style

Talks, Little Art. "Japanese Mythology: Izanagi and Izanami." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 29 May 2017. Web. 07 Feb 2023.

Membership