A guy polishes his Buddha statue with his finger, sitting on the sidewalk in Bangkok, Thailand.
A long dark tunnel at the back of Ishite-ji is lined with small Buddha statues, in Matsuyama, Japan.
Sitting quietly at the back of Wat Phra Singh in Chiang Mai, Thailand, sun and shadow hide and highlight a dark Buddha.
A golden Buddha sits in the back of the viharn at Wat Chedi Luang in Chiang Mai, Thailand.
While there’s more activity in other parts of the city, the white Buddha of the Wat Chiang Rai and the Clock Tower are landmarks of central Lampang, Thailand.
Upon entering the vast complex of Wat Mahathat, this was one of many statues of an enlightened Buddha in Sukhothai, Thailand.
With the main prang of Wat Ratchaburana in the background, broken Buddha statues and fallen walls hint at golden age long past in Ayutthaya, Thailand.