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February 21 2013

waka
08:39
The Moss-Covered God - via A Japan Photo per Day -

Mizukake Fudo Statue, Hozen-ji Temple, Namba, Osaka

The coin offerings box in front of the Buddhist temples (saisenbako) is almost omnipresent in Japan. But there are some unusual cases, when the offerings are of a different kind…

At Hozen-ji, a temple located close to the Dotonbori area from Osaka, you will find a very unusual statue, with an equally unusual custom: in front of the statue there’s a bowl of water and, instead of offerings, the visitors are… splashing the statue with water! The statue represents the god Fudo Myo-o (Acala by the Sanscrit name), a wrathful god (see here a typical Fudo Myo-o statue), one of the most respected and loved deities in Japan, and because of this custom, the statue is called Mizukake Fudo (mizu means “water"). Today, after many years of water-splashing, the statue is completely covered by moss and it doesn’t seem so wrathful anymore. Only the flames from the back (which are said to burn the evil) are reminiscent of the original, frightening image…

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December 07 2012

waka
19:47
atheists - go one god further
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October 23 2012

waka
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August 25 2012

waka
12:25
nice titles... OH GOD THAT KEYBOARD

August 20 2012

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July 10 2012

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June 26 2012

waka
11:18
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June 20 2012

waka
11:11
fb god vs chocolate chip cookies

May 23 2012

waka
17:20
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May 16 2012

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22:55
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This Week In History: Sears Tower Constructed With Bold Challenge To God Engraved On Roof - YouTube nma

May 07 2012

waka
18:23
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Lamb Of God - Set To Fail - Smooth Jazz Version (music by: Andy Rehfeldt ) - YouTube

April 11 2012

waka
15:21
candy bacon strips - mother of god face
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April 09 2012

waka
19:42
god colored skin
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February 12 2012

waka
17:03
god michael jackson - comic
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January 27 2012

waka
12:43
god and assholes
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January 06 2012

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January 02 2012

waka
19:13
even god works for batman
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December 27 2011

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December 08 2011

waka
15:30
god > chuck norris

that church wants to die
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