DAIJUKU

 
Gender: Male
 
Origin: Japanese
 
 
Namebearer:
 
DAIJUKU BOSATU SHINNYOKAI-SHONIN, 1687-1783, was the most famous Shingon monk in at the Yudono-San mountain. Up to 1903 old monks had
thermselves mured into subterranean chambers in Buddha position, ringing little bells, paying and waiting for death to come. After 1000 days the
mummified monks were dug out and were put to shrines as "Living Buddha". This esoteric, tantric method was unique in the world
 

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