immortal wishes:
labor and transcendence
on a Japanese sacred mountain

Ellen Schattschneider

Duke University Press (2003)

TEACHING RESOURCES


 PAINTINGS IN AKAKURA MOUNTAIN SHRINE


(See Chapter Two, "Between Worlds: Akakura's Architecture of Potential Transformation," esp. pp. 58-65, 77-83)


II. IMAGES IN THE REIDO  SHRINE ROOM (To right of Inner Sanctuary)



The fierce divinity of fire, Fudo Myoo (Acala) running with sword:


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