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Mark Cartwright
by San Diego Museum of Art
published on 13 December 2012
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An 1886 CE print by Toyohara Chikanobu of Susanoo, the Shinto storm god. Here he is about to rescue the beautiful Kushinada Hime from the serpent monster Yamato-no-Orochi. (San Diego Museum of Art).

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Art, S. D. M. O. (2012, December 13). Susanoo. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Art, San D. M. O. "Susanoo." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified December 13, 2012.

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Art, San D. M. O. "Susanoo." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 13 Dec 2012. Web. 06 Mar 2021.

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