Osu Kannon Statue

Japan Images: Osu Kannon Temple in Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture

Osu Kannon Temple is one of the most important temples in Nagoya. The temple hosts a monthly flea market and the surrounding area of Osu Kannon, usually known as just "Osu" is a major shopping center of the city, famous for electronics, ethnic eateries and discount second-hand stores. The image shows a statue of Kannon - the goddess of mercy and compassion.

Osu Kannon Temple in Nagoya, Japan.
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Japan Images: Osu Kannon, Nagoya, Japan