A patient is seen at the fairground of Iranmall, Tehran's largest shopping mall, after it converted into a hospital for coronavirus (COVID-19) patients on April 20, 2020 in Tehran, Iran. (Photo by Majid Saeedi/Getty Images)


“Bontsunahiki” depicts a Buddhist ritual for the dead where children are dressed as “demons,” covered in soot, to lift the suffering departed spirits out of Buddhist hells and bring them to Pure Land.

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