Posted inArt and Poems, Other Teachings

Jizo

November 19, 2016

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Jizo Scroll

by Seki Yasuju (1919-)

 

 

Born in Tokyo, Seki Yasuju is a sculptor and a Japanese style painter. He studied under Sawada Masahiro and Fuin Hoshi.

Jizo – also known as Kṣitigarbha (in Sanskrit), is a bodhisattva that helps people in hell – s/he is seen a protector, in particular, of children and women.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photo and creation by Rosa Bellino

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