Takemikadzuchi

Japanese - A Shinto god of thunder and swordsmen. One of the Raijin weather-gods. He was one of the envoys (the other was Futsu-Nushi), sent by Amaterasu, to depose the earth-god, Okuni- Nushi, so that her grandson, Ninigi, could take over the throne. At times, called Takemikadzuchi, Take-Mika-Dzuchi, Take-Mika-Dzuchi, Take-Mika-Zuchi, Take-Mika-Zuchi, Take-Mika-(D)zuchi or Take-Mika-(D)zuchi.

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