Shot at Kogan-ji, a Buddhist temple in Sugamo, Tokyo. The statue in the photo was Ksitigarbha. It was just being washed by a prayer. It was believed that the statue has a power to cure the disease. So many elderly people come to pray and wash it.
An elderly couple was sitting on the bench placed in front of a boutique. And they were lo…(more)
A little boy and a little girl were sitting on the chair put in the shopping arcade. Both…(more)
Three elderly women wearing hats were testing clothes in a shop in the shopping arcade nea…(more)
Two monks wearing a big hat were standing at the gate of the temple steadily. I couldn't s…(more)
An older woman was sitting by the wayside with a white umbrella in her hand. This area is…(more)
Other statues of Buddha were laid out outside of its main hall. I found a small image in a…(more)
There was an antique shop and many images of Buddha were put in front of the store. Two wo…(more)
A young monk was carving a wooden statue of Buddha in the garden of the temple. The statue…(more)
In the center of the court a big stupa with eyes was stationed and many small statues of B…(more)
A young woman was sitting at the entrance of a footwear store. She seemed to have nothing…(more)
A morning market was held in the street. And a chubby woman was holding a chicken in her h…(more)
Shot in the city of Pune, India. The man has untrimmed beard and mustache.