japaneseaesthetics: Japanese stone carved guardian lion-dogs at Shinto shrine, Koma-inu 狛犬. Photography by Yoshiki on photohito
lion sculpture and other beautiful architectural elements
thekimonogallery: “ At Kuya-no-Taki Falls near Kiyotaki in Western Kyoto, Japan. wiki: Shugendō is a highly “syncretic” (blending of two or more religious belief systems into a new system) religion that originated in Heian Japan in which.
Guardian lion, Matsuchiyama Shoden Temple this may be the one
Guardian Lion | Narita-san Shinsho-ji (Shingon Buddhist Temple), Narita, Japan
( Komainu)Lion-dog statue by sisigashira
Female Chinese Guardian Lion by Teresa Mucha