Flashpacker’s Photo Of The Day – Colorful Cushion

The top-down view of a typical chinese cushion used to protect your knees while praying at temples.

The top-down view of a typical chinese cushion used to protect your knees while praying at temples.

While traveling in Asia, you will no doubt visit a temple, and likely you’ll visit loads.  While it they were less prolific than I expected, many temples contained cushions like this one for use in prayer.  This one was hand made and found at a temple near the giant buddha in Leshan, China.