Misadventures with Miso

Misadventures with Miso

Thursday, May 26, 2011

At Zojo-ji just beyond Sangedatsu-mon

Zojo-ji 12

The statue of the Kannon, bodhisattva of great compassion. Kannon is considered one of Amida Buddha's attendants. This statue at the Pure Land Temple of Zojo-ji has a little Amida Buddha at top of her head.

Zojo-ji 13

Zojo-ji 14

Zojo-ji 15

The Daibonsho, the Temple bell. It was completed in 1673 and still is tolled twice a day.

Zojo-ji 24

Zojo-ji 18

A look back at Sangedatsu-mon. From my visit in December, 2010.

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