Shot in Byodo-in, a Buddhist temple in Uji. The architecture in the photo is Phoenix Hall completed in 1053. It is depicted on 10-yen coin and familiar to people living in Japan. Besides, it was listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site as a part of the 'Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto'.
A bird was flying over the roof of Phoenix Hall of the temple. The statue of phoenix was s…(more)
It's not known exactly when this shrine was built. Yet it was built as a guardian shrine f…(more)
Uji river was running between Byodo-in Temple and Ujigami Jinja. A man was fishing in the…(more)
The wooden gate at the end of the path was closed firmly. Only authorized people was able…(more)
It is said that this is one of the most significant Hindu temples of Shiva. Therefore any…(more)
The stairway which was the approach to a stone Hindu temple was flanked by stone statues.…(more)
A woman and a dog was standing in front of Dattatreya Temple which was originally built in…(more)
The beautiful architecture in the photo was the main hall of the temple which was built in…(more)
Some people were relaxing in the Krishna temple, an octagonal stone architecture built in…(more)
The girl wearing a floral-print dress had a great deal of curiosity. She came to me when I…(more)
A man wearing a hat was getting himself in a relaxed position on the saiq-ka. He didn't s…(more)
Shot in the city of Thanlyin, Myanmar. The girl was eating something sweet.