An encounter with the cultural personality of Iwate Encyclopedia of Cultural Information in Iwate
Dai-Hannya-Haramitta-Kyo Sutra, Vol.125
(Prajna-paramita Sutra Paper backed Brush Writing)

Designation Prefecturally-Designated
Classification Scripture
Designated Date April 26, 1977
Amount 1
Address Aza-Osawa, Hiraizumi
Holder Jutoku-in
HomePage Hiraizumi's Cultural Heritage


It is a scroll book used jute paper, one line with 17 words (25 pages), scrolled type with black brush writing.
The end of the scroll, there is a postscript of the date, July 26 1390, and the person’s name in detail. The handwriting of the manuscript and the postscript are presumed to be written by the same preson.
It is the precious example of hand-copied sutra in medieval times.