Wadi As-Salam [eng; Valley of Peace], is a cemetery located in Najaf, a province in the Western part of Central Iraq. Najaf is distinguished by this vast cemetery, which is considered to be the second largest and oldest cemetery in the world.
Koyasan Cemetery in Japan - each of the graves seems to be more of a celebration of life as each blends in to the beautiful moss with the trees towering above, all intertwined as if each depended on the other.
Hundreds of these little statues reflect a poignant scene. Jizo is the afterlife guardian and protector of little children who have passed on. Each of these statues was probably donated by parents who had lost a child.
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