Blue Spring Water located in Numazu, Shizuoka Prefecture near Mt. Watch the water bubble up from underground& source of this river! The water is run-off from Mt. Fuji, working its way underground for years before resurfacing.
Shirakawa, Japan * The Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama are one of Japan's UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The site is located in the Shogawa river valley stretching across the border of Gifu and Toyama Prefectures in central Japan.
The symbolic hand gestures of Buddha are called mudras. A statue of the Buddha holds his hands just so and his devotees are supposed to remember a certain teaching. the Buddhist mudras are didactic; they are hand gestures designed to convey a message.