The Big Buddha is Boss

The Daibutsu (Big Buddha) in Kamakura, Japan

The shrines at Kamakura for the Daibutsu (Big Buddha) and Kannon (a female form of the Buddha aka “Goddess of Mercy”) are a must see.  There are plenty of shrines in Japan but the quality of these is in Kamakura must be seen to be believed.

Washing hands at Daibutsu, Kamakura

I’ll post some video later.

Kamakura is about 55 minutes from Tokyo station on a rapid train and cost 690.