--BOOKS & PAPERS ABOUT THE PILGRIMAGE--
-THE HEART SUTRA-
The Heart Sutra is (no pun intended) the heart of this pilgrimage. It is chanted by virtually every henro at both the Daishdō and the Hondō of every temple. The deeper our understanding of it's intent and meaning, the deeper our potential realization while on the trail. Here are some of the books that try to make sense of it.