Carpe Diem #408, Kongofukuji (Temple 38)

27 Feb

Carpe Diem #408, Kongofukuji (Temple 38)

Today we arrive at temple 38, Kongofuku-ji, which is devoted to Senju Kannon or the Boddhisatva of Motherly Love and Mother of the World

Maria Kannon (The Virgin Mary diguised as Senju Kannon)


with an open heart

mother embraces mankind

like her newborn child



3 Responses to “Carpe Diem #408, Kongofukuji (Temple 38)”

  1. Mark M. Redfearn February 28, 2014 at 7:17 am #

    Only an open heart can embrace…

    On an Empty Road

  2. petrujviljoen February 28, 2014 at 3:00 pm #

    If only humankind would notice.

  3. Chèvrefeuille March 1, 2014 at 7:22 am #

    Wow! patricia this is a nice haiku …. very strong in it’s spiritual meaning.

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