questions on shintoism
Posted in the Shinto Forum
#1 Sep 24, 2008
Can someone help me with this question, it would be greatly appreciated :)
Which of the following statements about shintoism is true?
A)According to Shinto scriptures, evil spirits don't exist.
B)The Japanese consider Shinto a way of life, not a religion.
C)In Shintoism, when people die, they face immediate judgment before being sent to an eternal destination.
D)Ancestor worship is forbidden.
#2 Jun 1, 2009
B is true
#3 Sep 15, 2009
Here's a better answer than t/f.
A. Evil is a western/christian based concept.
B. "religion" is a western concept
C. Judgment after death is a mostly western concept.
D. All Kami are considered "ancestors" in some way.
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