But wait! 神 is read じん in this word for some reason. Darn them gods, always messing around, adding dakuten. Maybe this will help, though: Imagine yourself at a Shinto Shrine. You are praying to the Gods, asking for food. Out from the sky rains Ginger (じんじゃ). You are pelted with it and not sure if you should be happy or upset.
When I visited a shinto shrine at the beginning of the new year, I saw Koichi and Viet having a fist fight.
I totally forgot about the charm I bought at a shinto shrine in Japan.
Yo! Very cool selfie, but why were you in a shinto shrine instead of at school?