Nio statue in Todaiji

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Have you seen Nio statue or other name Kongorikishi statue?
This is one of great hisotorical hand-carved wooden statue in Japan.

Made in 12th century.

Nio is Two wrath filled and muscular guardians of the Buddha.
Normaly standing today at the entrance of many Buddhist temples in China, Japan and Korea。

Nio in Todaiji is one of famous statue in Japan.
Because its so old and very important for all Japanese its surround it from wire mesh.

This is Nio statue in Todaiji

Isnt this so cool?

looks so strong and really beautiful made as wooden statue :-)

Some people love this Nio

Nio printed t shirt

Do you have any wonderful statue in your country?

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Nio pendant

Nio tattoo designed t shirt

Nio party mask cosplay or for cotume

hello kitty netsuke strap

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