Cultures & Traditions
Shinto is a native religion of Japan that predates the introduction of Buddhism. Shinto includes the veneration of deified nature spirits and spirits of ancestors and is still a vital religious force in Japanese life today.
- The Arts of Asia at the Dallas Museum of Art Teaching Packet, 1997.
- There is no founder or sacred text associated with Shinto.
- Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History
Explore the history of Shinto.