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Discover the Magaibutsu Buddhist Carvings of Bungo-ono in Oita, Kyushu

Sponsored by Tourism Oita Scattered across the Ono River Valley in Oita Prefecture are hundreds of magaibutsu buddhist figures carved into the volcanic rock created by the massive eruption of Mt. Aso nearly 100,000 years ago.  Statues of Buddhist figures can be found throughout Japan’s innumerable…