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fang Yen-kou


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Chinese Buddhist ceremony for the ‘release of the burning mouths’. The ‘burning mouths’ are a type of hungry ghost (preta). The monks break open the gates of hell (naraka), with incantation and the ringing of bells.

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Subjects: Buddhism.


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