The 3 wise Monkeys, Toshogu Shrine


7071872-The_Three_Wise_Monkeys-NikkoThe famous carving of the three wise monkeys is located over a doorway in the Toshugu Shrine. They were also carved by Hidari Jingoro. The monkeys show see no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil.The three wise monkeys are panel two of a series of eight panels using monkeys to show major life events in the cycle of life, such as: baby monkey achieving independence, falling in love etc.

18. August 2014 by Joey
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