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Todaiji 9: Koumokuten

Posted by
Daryl Johnson (Worcester Park, United Kingdom) on 25 May 2009 in Architecture.

The god Koumokuten - a fearsome guardian statue at Todaiji temple, Nara.

I apologise in advance if I'm tardy with commenting on your blogs or returning comments during the week... I will get to you though!

Mathilde Collot from Fontainebleau, France

Impressive view! perfectly light directed towards the strengths of the statue! Great!

25 May 2009 10:39am

@Mathilde Collot: Thank you Mathilde!

Richard_Irwin from Belper, United Kingdom

He is well fierce, scary if you spend a night in that temple.

25 May 2009 11:52am

@Richard_Irwin: I would NOT want to do that Richard...

Onlymehdi from Wayne, United States

Very very Nice

25 May 2009 2:40pm

@Onlymehdi: Thanks Onlymehdi!

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

I like that guy. A great capture.

25 May 2009 6:27pm

@Steve Rice: Thanks Steve!

vu@granby - Wolfgang from Granby, Québec, Canada

Does look fearsome indeed! Well done!

25 May 2009 6:47pm

@vu@granby - Wolfgang: Cheers Wolfgang!

akarui from Kagoshima, Japan

Beautiful in BW. Good job.

26 May 2009 12:49am

@akarui: Thanks Olivier!

Standley from Carquefou, France

Fearsome indeed! the light is exceptional here!

26 May 2009 9:09am

@Standley: Thank you Richard!

dj.tigersprout from New York City, United States

impressive!! love the way the light falls here -- beautiful!

27 May 2009 2:47am

@dj.tigersprout: Cheers dj!

Twelvebit from Victoria, United States

I like that face.

8 Jun 2009 7:06pm

@Twelvebit: Intimidating, hey?