Kokka Shinto

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Noun1.Kokka Shinto - the branch of Shinto recognized as the official state religion of Japan
Shinto - the native religion and former ethnic cult of Japan
religious order, religious sect, sect - a subdivision of a larger religious group
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Kokka Shinto to Nihon-jin (Shinto d'Etat et les Japonais).
Rather, the government educational and propaganda operations presented the newly established state cult, commonly known as State Shinto (kokka shinto), as the timeless expression of the nature of the Japanese people and their proper relationship to the imperial family.