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Plays DataBase Yugyō-Yanagi : PhotoStory StoryDataPhotoStory
 

Buddhist preacher Yugyō Shōnin is traveling around the provinces. An old man guides him to a grassy old path.
廣田陛一、西村欽也
The old man relates the story of the Withered Willow, which is on an old mound. In front of the willow tree, he vanishes.
梅若万紀夫
The old man becomes the spirit of the willow and appears before Yugyō Shōnin.
豊嶋三千春
The spirit of the willow thanks Yugyō Shōnin for his prayer to Amida Buddha.
近藤乾之助
To express his gratitude, the willow spirit turns and dances.
櫻間辰之
The spirit of the willow finishes dancing. After the wind blows, only the Withered Willow is left there.
廣田陛一、西村欽也
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