|Time Reversal Technique|
|Rōmaji||Jigyaku no Jutsu|
|Literal English||Time Reversal Technique|
|English TV||Back To The Past Jutsu|
|Appears in||Anime, Manga|
|Hand seals||Dog → Snake → Ox → Bird → Tiger|
This technique puts the target in a state of reverse hypnosis, allowing them to remember details that they otherwise would not. The target will comply with interrogation, but seems to retain his or her personality while under hypnosis. For example, when the ANBU used this technique to bring back Naruto's memories about his conversations with Gennō, Naruto was more specific about the ramen he shared with the old man rather than their conversations, which the ANBU were asking about.
The Purizumu clan has a developed use of this Genjutsu called Prismatic Illusion. By centering the chakra through the Gensanryoukyou prism, the jutsu has an improved effect and requires a lesser amount of chakra.