aizu 合図

sign     / fushigi-aizu    不思議合図    wondrous sign (Of)
    ~-gi   合図木   signal block
    ~-tateai   合図立て合い   a sign for a sign (L)

“Until now, you have understood nothing, but from now on you will see wondrous signs” (Ofudesaki III:5).

“The lead singer strikes the table with a signal block at the end of the eighteenth time.”

“Seeing this, the followers understood what Oyasama had meant by saying repeatedly, ‘A sign for a sign,’ that, indeed, this is the meaning of the sweeping of the Residence” (The Life of Oyasama, p. 179).
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