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Kukai Folk Legends

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Story of the Celts: The Celts in Britain
The Celts in Britain [ 27 ] What is obvious when studying the Celts, as when studying anything, is that different experts say different things--there are always men of knowledge who have conflicting views about specifics. The dates of when the Celts came to...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
The Twilight of the Celtic Gods
The Milesians, according to myth, were the first Celts to settle in Ireland. This group was named after the eight sons of Mil (some texts say King Milesius); these Gaelic peoples, the myths report, came to Ireland from Spain. Ironically, the first phase of...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Origins of the Celts
Two new groups of people emerge in Central Europe during the late Neolithic (New Stone Age) period, one certainly immigrant. Each group may be distinguished archaeologically by characteristic artifacts found in their respective burial sites. One was a Bell...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
Grimassi, Raven
Raven Grimassi is the author of several books on Wicca and Witchcraft, including The Wiccan Mysteries, which was awarded Book of the Year and First Place-Spirituality Book by the Coalition of Visionary Retailers in 1998. Raven Grimassi was born in 1951 to an...
Real Interviews >> Authors
Story of the Celts: Who are the Celts?
The ancient Celts were a group of culturally similar peoples who once occupied most of central and western Europe, north of the Greco-Roman world. Perhaps the most common cultural characteristic of the ancient Celts were the Celtic languages, a branch of the...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
Herbs of Folklore and Modern Medicine: White Willow, Aloe Vera, and Garlic
Many of the medicinal herbs we use today have been studied by modern science for application in today’s medical field. These studies have shown that our ancestral folk uses of these herbs were very much correct in their applications. Here we will explore...
Earth Mysteries >> Herbalism

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ST0RIEs FROM THE LEGEND OF LAIEIKAWAI. .. 438 Fomcmder Collection of Hawaiicm Folk-lore.
Title Dream, pilgrimage and dragons in the Kegon Engi Emaki
(illustrated legends of the Kegon patriarchs) : reading ideology in Kamakura Buddhist .. Dragon women in Folklore and Legends. .
Bodhisattva as Warrior God
dera figure in a Shōgun Jizō 勝軍地蔵 tale, which legend originated near the end of . (possibly introduced to Kūkai by Hōsso practitioners), was performed at the Kōnina .. as seen in the folk tale, Atago no tengu to Asahiyama (undated).
Sokushinbutsu: Esoteric Buddhism and the Ethics of Altruistic Suicide
2.1 The influence of Kūkai and the Metaphysics of Mikkyō and from the legends that developed in the centuries following his passing: it is ..
Making Pilgrimages: Meaning and Practice in Shikoku. By Ian
dhist pilgrimage in Shikoku, dedicated to Kūkai/Kōbo Daishi. The book stories, are, nonetheless, important in the construction of the fundamental pilgrimage beliefs orthodoxy, and the other as symbol of Japanese folk culture (p. 178).

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Kukai, Founder of Japanese Shingon Buddhism - A Biography by
Literally, thousands of legends of Kūkai circulate and continue to be produced. .. Memento incorporates various folk legends of Kūkai being a child prodigy.
Oinari, Fox Spirit, God of Japan, Photo Dictionary of Japanese
Although the lore of fox magic was introduced to Japan from China and Korea, In many Japanese folk tales, the kitsune appears in the form of a bewitching .. since most of the esoteric teachings brought to Japan by Kukai (a.k.
Buddhism / list of buddhist topics / kukai
Over the centuries, Kukai became the object of various folk traditions.
Kukai's page
Kukai (774-835). by Koyu Sonoda Kukai: Fact and Legend. There are few figures .

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