Core Kyoto mini Stone Jizo: Neighborhood Guardians Watch over Children

Core Kyoto

5m 00s
Broadcast on July 29, 2021 Available until March 31, 2026

Stone Jizo Buddhist statues dot the streets of Kyoto. In summer, children gather at the street corners where the statues stand for lively Jizo Bon festivities. This event, where people pray for the health and success of their children, is a chance for neighborhoods to strengthen their ties. Discover a cornerstone of ordinary Kyoto faith.

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