Cornbread Maxwell wrote:Hey Akihiko - whats that a picture of in your avatar?
This site is not Japanese Culture Cafe. I know that. But Cornbread Maxwell wants to know. So I want to answer for him.
Upon entering some Temples in Japan, visitors are confronted by a pair of huge wooden statues which represent the Niou, the guardian deities of the Buddha who subjugate all enemies of Buddhism.