A Cultural Guide takes the visitor on an in-depth investigation of this fascinating repository of Japanese culture.This twelve-bay building consists primarily of one long tatami-matted room with a few small rooms at its western end. ... A large model of the original Gango-ji temple with its many, many buildings is also on display. ... Seated on a lotus, the Kannon has one knee raised, one right hand touching its cheek while another hand holds the magic centamani jewel and yet another hand holds the Wheel of Life.
|Author||:||John H. Martin, Phyllis G. Martin|
|Publisher||:||Tuttle Publishing - 1993|