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 little girl was walking with her father. A flower was in her hand. She was looking at it…(more)
A white dog was standing in front of an old apartment. It seemed to be waiting for its own…(more)
Shot in the city of Pyay, Myanmar. Though the man was frazzled, he smiled.