Print on paper in red ink with circular motif, Buddhist wheel, containing a sixteen petalled lotus flower with one central Daoist ying-yang symbol, surrounded by eight Buddhist emblems, the 8 glorious emblems. These include the canopy, double fish, vase, lotus flower, conch shell, endless knot, parasol and wheel of the Law.
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