witches around the globe → tokyo, japan the witches of tokyo are rain-loving creatures - they live surrounded by magic in their light filled city, and laugh as water clings to their hair, surrounded by colourful umbrellas. tokyo witches crave solace and peace, yet shiver at the idea of leaving the city that lives in their bones.
SHINTOISM: Shinto means the way of the gods. Shintoism is an Ancient religion of Japan. It started at least as long ago as 1000 B.C.E. but is still practiced today by at least five million people. The followers of Shintoism believe that spiritual powers exist in the natural world. They believe that "spirits" called kami live in natural places such as in animals, plants, stones, mountains, rivers, people and even the dead.
"In my life, nothing goes wrong. When things seem not to meet my expectations, I let go of how I think things should be. It's a matter of not having any attachment to any fixed outcome." ~ Deepak Chopra ~ SHIFT