Photographer's Note

Here is Toukaku-ji temple of Buzan sect of shingon buddism in Tokyo Tabata, and is one of Yanaka Seven Lucky Gods. The mission as temple is happiness, wealth and longevity. This temple is one of the Seven Lucky Gods in Yanaka area of Tokyo. The three primary virtues of three sorts of wishes by which desire is strongly carried out by Taoism, happiness, property, and a long life are embodied. For reason the beginning of the year, many visitors were visiting this temple focusing on the aged people. Incidentally, the red paper next to of the flag in a left photograph is stuck on Acala. By sticking on Acara, it is said that illness was cured. The photograph which exists in the center is Xian (Taoism). In Chinese Taoism, the person who acquired eternal youth non-death is pointed out.

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  • Copyright: mikio kato (kato) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1386 W: 219 N: 3395] (11630)
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  • Date Taken: 2012-01-05
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  • Camera: Nikon Coolpix 3100
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  • Date Submitted: 2012-01-06 7:20
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