Recall Susano-o’s fondness for the sugasugashii (cool and comfortable) place at Suga Shrine.

Recall Izanagi and Izanami’s hand in creating the lands of Japan.





Continued in Part 2

(Note: This is local mythology that fits in alongside the Shinto legends known throughout the country, but it was recorded in the Izumo-no-Kuni-Fudoki (Chronicles of Ancient Izumo, 713-733 AD) as opposed to the Kojiki (711-712 AD) or Nihonshoki (720 AD).)

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