Speaking in tongues (glossolalia) is common in Pentecostal churches, where it is viewed as a miracle, and a sign that a person has been touched by the Holy Spirit.
Human language is indeed a miracle, as is being touched by the tongue of another.
20" x 14" (43 x 28 cm) image size
Made from 2 blocks, approximately 25 hand-rubbed applications of color
Edition of 4 on Kitaro Kozoshi paper