Just outside of Kyoto, up near Arashiyama, there is a little amazing temple – Otagi Nenbutsu-ji.
The most striking and unique thing about it is the 1200 or so rakan sculptures representing disciples of the Buddha.
Here are just a couple –
And here’s a short video I shot to give you an idea of the scale of this….
Do you remember the news story about the old lady in Spain tried to restore a fresco? (http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-19349921), well I think she’s been to Japan too!