Amaterasu is a Japanese sun goddess.
According to the oldest Japanese religion, Shinto, Amaterasu was the sun goddess who was born from the left eye of the primeval being Izanagi.
Japanese story of how Amaterasu was driven to hide in a cave and then persuaded to come out again.
The Sun Behind the Rock
Amateras-Ohmikami is the greatest Japanese god, the sun goddess. Her brother Susanoh made her so angry that she hid behind a rock until lulled out by a party.