TALISMANS FOR INTERNAL USE

 

TALISMANS FOR INTERNAL USE (Dealer: titcoRet) – Unique Japanese buddhist internal paper talismans with the letters of “Namu-Amida-Butsu” (Homage to Amida Buddha) to swallow into body called ‘senmaidoshi’ (lit. ‘awl’ or ‘eyeleteer’), originally distributed by the temple to absorb ‘Kobo Daishi’ (Posthumous title of the priest Kukai) himself into the body for expelsing evil spirits, attached with tin can and an old photo of the temple which was supposed to distribute them. Showa period, 20th century. Tin can: approx. 10.7 x 5.2 x 2.6cm (4.21 x 2.04 x 1.02in)

 

 

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