#32 – Kannonji in Omi Province
One of the legends of Shotokutaishi (572-621) – Kannon appearing from a jumping carp
Kannon Reigenki Saikoku Junrei – Tales of the Miracles of Kannon, Pilgrimage to the Western Provinces
Oban (9 1/2" X 13 7/8")
This series combines designs illustrating legends about the goddess Kannon by Toyokuni III with illustrations of the temples the legends are associated with by Hiroshige II. See http://sacredjapan.com/ for brief explanations of the legends as well as descriptions of each of the temples (in English).