18 Remarkable Photos That Show The Incredibleness of Life

2. Footprints in Wood


After years of standing in the same spot during prayer, one monk carved an obvious impression of his feet within the wood. Hua Chi, a 72-year-old monk has been praying for up to 1,000 times a day in the same exact spot for over 20 years creating an exact footprint into the centuries old wooden floor of his temple in the monastery of Tongren, in Qinghai Province, China. Get this, he used to pray over 3000 times a day when he was younger.

Talk about dedication worn into the wood. Here’s a video below (courtesy of Reuters) for some of you skeptics…

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