Duke University Press (2003)
The Dragon (Ryujinsama)
See Immortal Wishes, pp.113-18
As in many sites throughout East Asia, dragon symbolism is highly developed in the Akakura Mountain Shrine system.
Ascetics undertaking shugyo (ascetic discipline) at times report revelatory visions and dreams of dragons on the mountain slopes.
Representations of dragons at Akakura include:
Internet Resources on Dragons in Japan