Anecdotes of Oyasama 132
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Anecdotes of Oyasama 132 presents the contents of "To Be Eaten Deliciously," a selection from Anecdotes of Oyasama, published by Tenrikyo Church Headquarters in 1976. The content below appears between page 108 and 109 of the print edition.
Text: English translation and original Japanese
132. To Be Eaten Deliciously
Nakata, Yamamoto, Takai and other people who worked at the Residence went to catch small fish in a nearby brook from time to time. There they often caught loaches, chub, shrimps, and other brook fishes. When they cooked them in soy sauce with vegetables and showed them to Oyasama, She picked up the biggest one and said, as if She were talking to a child:
Then She told the people present there:
She further taught:
Oyasama gave these same instructions whenever there were rabbits, pheasants, mountain fowls and other game given as offerings by various confraternities.