HYAKUMANBEN-NENJU

 

 

HYAKUMANBEN-NENJU – Old Japanese wooden Buddhist juzu rosary (Dealer: hotoke antiques) – Well-used enormous ‘Juzu’ Buddhist rosary composed of thousands of wooden beads called ‘Hyakumanben-nenju’ (lit. ‘One million times rosary’) which was used for reciting “Namu Amida Butsu” hundreds of thousands times by multiple (more than ten) Buddhist prayers together at the same time for the same purpose in the ritual of the Pure Land. Rare old type, Edo-Meiji period, 19th century. approx. L 465cm (183in)

 

 

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