17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Jizo statues in Osaka temple that gives calm.
Jizo Buddha-like statues in temples serve to protect children, woman and travellers. Someone there told me that red clothing are for statues respresenting children who passed away. But yellow is for a child who did overcome the illness.
|Photo Location:||Osaka, Japan|
|Copyright:||© Katarzyna Plich|