NAGANUMA, Mrs. Myoko


NAGANUMA, Mrs. Myoko
(1899-1957)
   one of the founders of Rissho Ksei-Kai with NIWANO, Nikkyo. She was an energetic woman who played the role of SHAMAN to this important NEW RELIGIOUS MOVEMENT in Japan.

Concise dictionary of Religion. 2012.

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