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Plays DataBase Seiōbo (Xiwangmu) : PhotoStory StoryDataPhotoStory
 

At the palace of King Mu in ancient China, a lady appears carrying a branch of peach blossoms.
橋岡久馬
She says that this peach blooms only once in three thousand years and offers it to the king.
新井麻衣子、杉澤陽子
The lady is an incarnation of the Queen Mother of the West, Xiwangmu (Seiōbo). She vanishes and reappears with maids bearing peaches.
桜間右陣
Xiwangmu offers the peaches to the king.
豊嶋三千春
During the joyful festivities, Xiwangmu dances.
桜間真理
Lightly, she turns her sleeve.
桜間金記
It is just like a scene from a “meandering stream” party.
桜間右陣
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Photo: TOSHIRO MORITA

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