Photos of Japan: Nikko – Eerie, headless Buddhas and the rest

Walking around the outskirts of the main temple complex at Nikko took me on a nice path up through a bit of forest, to a tiny temple. Strangely enough, their heads had been removed or dropped off. Instead, stones balanced on their shoulders. It was a bit of an eerie scenario. Here are some pictures from the walk, as well as of the headless Buddhas.

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