Monday, January 28, 2008

Chongqing continued

Meeting of the Jiliang and Yangzi Rivers:

A city scene over the Yangzi River:

At the 1000 year old Arhat Temple: C. has been intriqued with Buddah since he first saw a statue. (Maybe he was a monk in a previous life??!) He asked if he could "kneel and bend my head like the Chinese". Maybe I should rethink those First Communion plans! (LOL-not a chance Buddah!)

One of many altars representing a few of the 500 plus images of Buddah:

Some inside artwork:

1 comment:

Majewski Family said...

Oh Chongqing, I remember it well! I stayed at the JW Marriott, I believe it was called. They were heavenly accomodations.