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Amaterasu (天照?) 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. The name Amaterasu derived from Amateru meaning "shining in heaven." The meaning of her whole name, Amaterasu-ōmikami, is "the great august kami (god) who shines in the heaven".[1] The Emperor of Japan is said to be a direct descendant of Amaterasu.

Amaterasu (天照?) 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. The name Amaterasu derived from Amateru meaning "shining in heaven." The meaning of her whole name, Amaterasu-ōmikami, is "the great august kami (god) who shines in the heaven".[1] The Emperor of Japan is said to be a direct descendant of Amaterasu.

Japanese Dragon fabric with orange koi fabric on indigo background with metallic gold outlines-Japanese fabric panel-sides are raw edges100% cotton 19 inches x 45" long    $23.00

Japanese Dragon fabric with orange koi fabric on indigo background with metallic gold outlines-Japanese fabric panel-sides are raw edges100% cotton 19 inches x 45" long $23.00

Оно но Комати "Думала, что они мне, Эти белые облака Над вершинами гор?!" Картина: Кавасэ Хасуи (гравюра)

Оно но Комати "Думала, что они мне, Эти белые облака Над вершинами гор?!" Картина: Кавасэ Хасуи (гравюра)

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