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King James Bible: John, Chapter 9
Chapter 9 9:1 And as Jesus passed by, he saw a man which was blind from his birth. 9:2 And his disciples asked him, saying, Master, who did sin, this man, or his parents, that he was born blind? 9:3 Jesus answered, Neither hath this man sinned, nor his...
New Testament >> John
Teiresias, the Blind Seer
This may not at all sound as it could have something to do with Libra, but the story goes like this: Teiresias one day happens into the sacred grove of Hera, where he comes upon two snakes coupling in the grass. The moment is ill chosen, for it shows that...
Deities & Heros >> Greek
Astrology >> Libra
What is the History of Reiki?
Usui Shiki Ryoho: The Usui System of Natural Healing Ancient Origins The Development of Usui Reiki Dr. Mikao Usui Dr. Chujiro Hayashi Hawayo Takata Mrs. Takata Talks about Reiki (transcript) Usui Shiki Ryoho: The Usui System of Natural Healing Reiki In Japan...
Body Mysteries >> Reiki
King James Bible: Matthew, Chapter 15
Chapter 15 15:1 Then came to Jesus scribes and Pharisees, which were of Jerusalem, saying, 15:2 Why do thy disciples transgress the tradition of the elders? for they wash not their hands when they eat bread. 15:3 But he answered and said unto them, Why do ye...
New Testament >> Matthew
Bibles Do Not Equal Wisdom
Bibles do not equal wisdom. In other words, all forms of spiritual text no matter how eloquently stated, cannot actually grant wisdom to the reader, merely through the act of reading. Words are only the representations of things, but not the things themselves....
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
King James Bible: Matthew, Chapter 23
Chapter 23 23:1 Then spake Jesus to the multitude, and to his disciples, 23:2 Saying, The scribes and the Pharisees sit in Moses' seat: 23:3 All therefore whatsoever they bid you observe, that observe and do; but do not ye after their works: for they say, and...
New Testament >> Matthew

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Speaking ofYamashika: "the last biwa hosh£" and his
just as he has that of Japanese researchers of various scholarly persuasions ... Biwa hoshi is a general term for blind musicians who play the biwa, and is resonant in .... One of the most commonly cited references to biwa hoshiin the northern.
Ingrid FRITSCH (Bonn) - Japanologie
case of Japanese musical guilds. Ingrid FRITSCH ... Hannya-shingyd parts of the heikyoku were recited to the accompaniment of the biwa.
japanese performing arts known by missionary priests ... - Dialnet
lived in Japan for more than 30 years, and wrote “Historia de Japam” and other works comparing the .... Fig.2 - Biwahoshi.
Learning the Koto - Érudit
times hint at the negative aspects of these systems: e.g., Hoshi Akira, Nihon- ongaku no rekishi ...
Transmission and Transformation of the pipa in China ... - S-Space
Sui and the Tang dynasty pipa and the biwa in Japanese gagaku. Later in the ..... biwa was played by blind musicians called biwa hoshi, which lit.

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Biwa hōshi - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Biwa hōshi (琵琶法師), also known as "lute priests", were travelling performers in the era of Japanese history preceding the Meiji period. They earned their income by reciting vocal literature to the accompaniment of biwa music. Often blind, they adopted the shaved heads and robes common to Buddhist ...
Biwa - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The biwa (琵琶) is a Japanese short-necked fretted lute, often used in narrative storytelling. ... Biwa hōshi performances overlapped with performances by other biwa ...
Blind musicians - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In Japan, Heike Biwa, a form of narrative music, was invented and spread during the Kamakura period ...
Kyoto 'Biwa Hoshi' Musician: Kyokusei Katayama | OpenKyoto
May 8, 2009 Kyokusei Katayama is a master of the traditional Japanese musical instrument ... After World War II many blind biwa players became massage ...
The Last Biwa Singer: A Blind Musician in History, Imagination and ...
This work is an exposition of the traditions of Japanese blind singers who accompanied ... as the last such "living relic" of the medieval bards called biwa hoshi.

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