0 Comment| 12:02 am



Amenomikage (天之御影神) was a Shinto kami and father to Okinaganomidzuyorihime.

It is said he was reverred by the priests of Mikami in Chikatsu Afumi.12

His name is used as a epitaph in the Hymns for shrines and palaces.1


1. Yasumaro. O, translated by Gustav Heldt. (2014) “Kojiki. An Account of Ancient Matters”. New York: Columbia University Press.
2. Chamberlain, B. H. (1932) “Translation of the Kojiki.” Kobe: J.L. Thompson & Co.

Check out the Japan Archives, our Japanese History Podcast.
Instagram (Japan): @japan_archives

Check out our Gaming Channel on Youtube.
Instagram (Minecraft): @mycenria

Find the website useful?
Please consider donating to help up keep the website running.