Reciting Pictures: Buddhist Texts for the Illiterate

Some Japanese texts use a rebus-style script for teaching the illiterate to recite the *Heart Sūtra*, and other sacred texts, in Chinese.

Reciting Pictures: Buddhist Texts for the Illiterate

Some Japanese texts use a rebus-style script for teaching the illiterate to recite the Heart Sūtra, and other sacred texts, in Chinese.