Unfortunately, during today’s 5 hour downtime, we were not able to finish all planned data center maintenance procedures, and we plan to finish them on March 5th between the hours of 2:00 AM and 7:00 EST, so, there might be additional downtime. Again, sorry for any inconvenience.
 

Byodo-in Buddhist Temple in Uji

The temple’s Phoenix Hall, which looks into the country’s most famous reflecting pond, houses a marvelous statue of Amida Buddha made by Jocho, the most famous sculptor of Buddhist images, who lived during the late Heian Period (XIth century).

No wonder that there are plenty of books about this temple available: http://tinyurl.com/ByodoInTemple

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School tour

Contest: Capture a Moment - Create a Memory! :
http://contests.fotki.com/contests/moment09/page3.html
Place: 26 out of 121

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Taken: March 21, 2007
Uploaded: April 24, 2007
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Captured with:
Canon EOS Digital Rebel

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