Kyoto, Japan

三千院 (京都市左京区大原来迎院町540 三千院門跡)

Sanzen-in was established during the early Heian Period by Saicho. Its location was moved to the current one in 1871. The name, Sanzen-In, has been used since 1871. It was called, among many, Kajii-Gosho/梶井御所, etc. The statue is of Jizo-Bosatsu/地蔵菩薩, and he is one of the most favorite Bodhisattvas in Japan as a guardian of children.