immortal wishes:
labor and transcendence
on a Japanese sacred mountain

Ellen Schattschneider

Duke University Press (2003)

Teaching Resources

Akakura Mountain Shrine Rituals

Quicktime Videos

The video resources for this website are in preparation. A few video clips are available, of the following shrine rituals:

Cooking Pot (kamado) rite





Website developed by Ellen Schattschneider (Brandeis University)