Tag Archives: Buddha

[Photoblog] Statue in Kikouji Temple

This is a picture of Tenporin statue in the temple.Taken at Kikouji Temple. Copyright(C) Miki   →Miki’s twitter← (English is OK)   This is JAPAN Style!

[Photoblog] Kannon and Seshi Bosatsu

Miki, the photographer thought that these two bosatsu were the toughest role in this event ^^ Taken is a festival of Taimadera Temple. Copyright(C) Miki   →Miki’s twitter← (English is OK)   This…

[Photoblog] Service in Myohoji Temple

Bowing by holding Buddhist scriptures (Daihannya-kyo) like a fan is called ‘Tendoku’. It seems it was the first time for Miki, the photographer to see Tendoku up close like this….

[Photoblog] Dusk with Daibutsuden

Silhouette of Daibutsuden or the Great Buddha Hall. Beautiful~~~! Copyright(C) Miki →Miki’s twitter← (English is OK)   This is JAPAN Style!  

Eye-catching Picture on Bowling Pin!?

Bowling must be a popular sport in the world. Of course, there are many bowling lovers here in Japan, too. As for myself, there was a time when I was…

Scary Face of Kobo-daishi Statue

This post is from my favorite Japanese entertainment website.   First of all, look at the picture below.   It is a Kobo-daishi statue in Matsuyama, Ehime Prefecture.   The…

[Photoblog] Flower for Praying

Fireworks are displayed at Ryosen-ji Temple to comfort spirits and for the local people to spend a summer night with ancestors and Jizo (guardian deities of children). Copyright(C) Miki  …

[Photoblog] Buddhist Memorial Service at Night

Todai-ji Temple Annual Memorial Service for the Ancestors (the Mantou-Koyou-E). The service was conducted in a solemn atmosphere. Copyright(C) Miki   →Miki’s twitter← (English is OK)     This is…

[Photoblog] Raindrops Keep Fallin’ on My Head

“Raindrops keep falling on my head.” But no worries, just pray. Yata Temple in Nara. Copyright(C) Miki   →Miki’s twitter← (English is OK)   This is JAPAN Style!  

[Photoblog] Jizo Statue with 3 Children

Jizo Bosatsu at Yata Temple in Nara. Looks like kids are badgering their parent for something (^_^) Copyright(C) Miki   →Miki’s twitter← (English is OK)   This is JAPAN Style!…

[Photoblog] Bodhisattva of Redemption

Miki took this picture at Nerikuyo Ceremony at Taima Temple. Copyright(C) Miki   →Miki’s twitter← (English is OK)   This is JAPAN Style!