Shiri-kume-na-nawa

Japanese - A rope. Tajikara-wo placed this rope across the entrance to the cave where Amaterasu had hidden herself to prevent her from re-entering after she had been coaxed from hiding. Referred to as Shiri-kume-na-nawa, Shi'menawa, Shi'menawa, Shimenawa or Shimenawa.

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