- Period: Legendary Period
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- Family: Sarudabiko (ancestor)
- Birth: –
- Death: –
Otanomikoto also known as Okitama was a man mentioned within the Jinnō Shōtōki.
During the establishment of the area to be used for the Ise Grand Shrine, Yamatohime made enquiries and it was Ōtanomikoto who told her about the place she chose.
Ōtanomikoto also telling her that these items here had been worshipped for 80,000 years.1
1. Varley, H.P (1980) “A Chronicle of Gods and Sovereigns: Jinnō Shōtōki of Kitabatake Chikafusa.” New York: Columbia University Press.
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