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Hanging Painting of Gaesimsa Temple (The Vulture Peak Assembly)

개심사 영산회 괘불탱 ( 開心寺 靈山會 掛佛幀 )

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Classification Treasure
Name of Cultural Properties Hanging Painting of Gaesimsa Temple (The Vulture Peak Assembly)
Quantity 1
Designated Date 1997.08.08
Age King Yeongjo of Joseon Period
Address Gaesimsa Temple 321-86, Gaesimsa-ro, Unsan-myeon, Seosan, Chungcheongnam-do

This painting depicts the scene of Shakyamuni preaching the Lotus Sutra at Vulture Peak, Gijjhakuta Hill. This type of large-sized painting used to be hung in the front courtyard of a temple hall at an open-air sermon session or ritual.