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Why is the fee for Yato-gami to do things just ¥5 (5 Yen)?

It is because of Japanese culture, not the monetary value. The Japanese for “five yen,” go en (五円) is a homophone with go-en (御縁), “en” being a word for causal connection or relationship, and “go” ...
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Is Bishamon a god of war or a god of fortune?

In short: Bishamon is both, the God of War and the God of Fortune. Yato is not only given the title of the God of War and the God of Calamity, but is also a self-proclaimed Delivery God. Besides ...
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What happens to gods with no regalias?

I don't think this as been addressed in the anime, but I imagine gods have to fight off things to stay alive and uncorrupted. Remember that purple painful skin after a god touches a monster? Well, ...
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Is Bishamon a god of war or a god of fortune?

he's both, kinda. on Wikipedia it says Bishamon is the Japanese name for Vaiśravaṇa, a Buddhist deity. following the link for Vaiśravaṇa and looking at the In Japan section it says In Japan, ...
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Is there a reason Yato couldn't summon Nora in the final battle of the first season of Noragami?

The whole cause of the battle was that Nora wanted Yato to use her again and be the god of calamity; he refused to go back to those times and that led to Nora kidnapping Hiyori. Even if it would ...
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What's the name of the instrumental music played when Yato releases Hiro in Noragami Aragoto Episode 13?

Not sure if you're still looking for the answer but that song is called 夜卜譚 ("Yatotan"). It's the 13th song of the Noragami Aragoto soundtrack.
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Do Noragami anime and manga share the same story line?

Do Noragami anime and manga follow the same storyline? Yes, mostly. Noragami Ep 1-9 and beginning of 10 are canon. Noragami Aragoto Ep 1-6 are canon. Noragami covered around the first 3 volumes of ...
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Two different titles of Noragami manga, which one should I start?

From Wikipedia: Extra chapters of [Noragami]... have been compiled into one volume under the title Noragami Shūishū (ノラガミ拾遺集). Both the main series and spin-off series have been licensed in North ...
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Song played at Noragami Aragoto episode 12 19:00

It's the 11th song on the Noragami Aragoto soundtrack Footsteps. The portion we hear during that scene starts at minute 1:17 and crescendos around 2:00 when Yato uses Sekki.
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Is there any historical origins for the masks in Noragami?

Using an eye is a common mask design. Maybe that's why it feels familiar to you. [2011] Mirai Nikki [2008] Soul Eater [1999] 20 Seiki Shounen [1998-2000] Zelda for N64 [1995] On Your Mark [1990] ...
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Can a god have more than one blessed vessel?

Short answer, yes. I would say that it is possible for a god to have more than one hafuri, because to be a hafuri only means to attempt to sacrifice one's name for their master. I don't believe there ...
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What is the name of the song that plays at 12:40 in Noragami Aragoto episode 12?

This is "Misogi", track #11 from the season 1 OST. The piece starts right after the eyecatch. Here is a 15-second extract from the beginning of the piece: https://clyp.it/i1altiyi.
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In Noragami, why does Nora attack Yukine?

In reality, Nora wanted to infuse fear in Yukine's mind, as she was trying to remove all Yato's connections which connect Yato to goodwill. Basically, she wanted to break Yato's connection with ...
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What is the name of the song when Yato uses Yukine to cut through the Pacification Ring to rescue Ebisu in episode 13 in Noragami Aragoto?

If you're talking about the flashback scene that starts around 4:59, this is "Reincarnation" (Noragami Aragoto OST, disc 1, track 8). Here is an extract from the track (0:45-1:00).
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Why did Yukine stop stinging Yato?

well, he basically learned his lesson; his character changed a lot after the whole incident (Hiyori helping him afterwards is a big reason too); He is, afterall a teenage boy~ if he would continue to ...
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What is the name of the song that plays at 5:28 in Noragami Aragoto episode 8?

Assuming you're talking about the piece that plays right when Manabu shows up, this is "M03" from the Noragami Aragoto OST (disc 2, track 10; only found on the second version, not the first version). ...
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How can regalia control ayakashi?

It was explained in later episodes.
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What song plays in the beginning of Noragami episode 12?

This is "M28" from Noragami Aragoto OST (disc 2, track 15). However, this track is only on the reprint version, not the original version. Here is a 20-second extract from the beginning of the track.
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What's the song when Bishamon fights in episodes 11 & 12 of Aragoto?

Assuming you mean the music that starts at about 18:18 in episode 11 and 16:25 in episode 12, that is "Distortion" from the Noragami Aragoto OST (disc 1, track 4). Here is a 20-second extract from the ...
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Why is Hiiro a Nora?

So, to start...let's look at what the title 'Nora' actually means. In context, a 'Nora' is a 'stray' shinki (Regalia). They are compared to stray cats who wander around and beg attention and affection ...
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