お札 神札 Ofuda Japanese Shinsatsu Gofu 天照皇大神宮 Shinsatsu is a gofu (talisman) distributed by shrines. A paper charm believed to have the power to protect human beings from harm. Shinmyo or the shrine name, Amaterasu-kotaijingu Shrine, or what represents a deity is written on or infused in a paper, a wooden plate, osuna (sacred sand), goshinsui (sacred water), or a metal piece. Talisman