Nihon ryōiki

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A collection of stories, the full title of which is Nihonkoku genpō zen'aku ryōiki (Miraculous stories of the retribution of good and evil in the country of Japan). The work was first published in Japan in the year 822 by the monk Keikai (or Kyōkai), and its purpose is to present a series of illustrations of the workings of karma and cause and effect in the lives of living beings.

Subjects: Buddhism.

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