The predominant religions in Japan today are Shintoism and Buddhism, although most Japanese who are religious don't subscribe to any one religion. Most Japanese who do believe in God share a blend of religious beliefs and religions, none of which are Biblical Christianity.What religion are most people in Japan?
Shinto ("the way of the gods") is the indigenous faith of the Japanese people and as old as Japan itself. It remains Japan's major religion alongside Buddhism.What are the cultural beliefs of Japan?
Shintoism is Japan's indigenous spirituality. It is believed that every living thing in nature (e.g. trees, rocks, flowers, animals - even sounds) contains kami, or gods. Consequently Shinto principles can be seen throughout Japanese culture, where nature and the turning of the seasons are cherished.