Buddhist nun prays for Vietnamese workers who died in Japan

Vietnamese Buddhism nun Thich Tm Tri poses for a photograph at Nisshinkutsu Buddhist temple in Tokyo, Japan, March 13, 2019. Picture taken March 13, 2019. REUTERS/Issei Kato

TOKYO (Reuters) – Rows of wooden mortuary tablets inscribed with names line an altar at a Buddhist temple in Tokyo, silent testimony to Vietnamese people who died after coming to Japan to work or study. “Whenever I am contacted about a death, I can speak only two words: ‘Why?’ and ‘Again?’” said Thich Tam Tri, […]

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