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Cat figurines called “maneki-neko”

August 8, 2018

This photo taken on August 6, 2018 shows cat figurines called "maneki-neko" at the Gotokuji temple in Tokyo.

Tokyo's Gotokuji temple has long attracted visitors with its thousands of figurines of beckoning white cats, thought to bring good luck. But of late it has brought in another breed: Instagrammers. AFP-Jiji Press