Knowing the prayer, legend, or lesson the piece sings enhances the experience a step beyond seeing the artwork, the value, or its function. Each figure represented can speak to you.
Learn how the Chinese see their dragon as benevolent, rather than a menace. Read the story of the goddess, Quan yin.
(a cindarella story).
Illustrated, and explained, using the authors collection, are the songs of a different culture, and traditions thousands of years old.