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kakemono of the thirteen buddhas

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kakemono which represent "thirteen Buddhas" mostly use for death ceremonies or to prepare the birth of a child .

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This type of kakemono it s call a  jusanbutsu ,thirteen  bouddhas, this type of representation appear at the 14 centurty and will become popular at the  15 century  . It s represente  5 buddhas (Nyorai ), and  7 bodhisattva (Bosatsu ) and one myoo or wisdom kings, each entities is  link with a day or a year to remenber a dead or to prepare a child to born in this case it will be at reverse .
L'ordre est le suivant :

Fudo Myoo it s the  7th days  , Shaka Nyorai it s the  14th days, Monju Bosatsu it s the  21th days,Fugen Bosatsu it s the 28th days, Jizo Bosatsu it s the 35th days  Miroku Bosatsu it s the 42 days , Yakushi Nyorai it s the  49e days  Kannon Bosatsu it s the 100 days Seishi Bosatsu one year for the ceremony of the hundreds days  Amida Nyorai two years after the ceremony of the hundreds days  Ashuku Nyorai six years after the ceremony of the hundreds days Dainichi Nyorai twelve years after the ceremony of the hundreds days Kokuzo Bosatsu thirty two  years after the ceremony of the hundreds days.


This kakemono got some stains and usury ,there is a signature  岸岩 Kishiwa.

height163 cm
width56 cm
materialspaper and silk .
signature岸岩 kishiwa

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