Wiki Category: Priestess

Yamato Hime

Yamato Hime

Period: Legendery Period Occupation: Priestess of Ise Grand Shrine Family: Yamato Takeru (nephew) Yamato Hime Yamato Hime (倭比売命 or 倭姫命) was the aunt of Yamato Takeru, and acted as High Priestess of the Ise Grand Shrine. She gives her nephew her clothes to disguise himself when he is sent to[...]

Empress Jingu

Empress Jingu

Reign: c.201-269AD Period: Legendery Period Family: Emperor Chuai (husband) Emperor Ojin (son) Burial Place: – Order of Succession: Predecessor Emperor Chuai * Successor Emperor Ojin Empress Jingu Empress Jingu (神功天皇) also known as Jingu Kogo (神功皇后) (c.201-269AD1) was the mother of the fifteenth Emperor Ojin.  Though holding the title of[...]