Great Buddha of Kamakura Kamakura, Japan

This monumental outdoor bronze statue of Amida Buddha was cast in 1252. It sits serenely in the grounds of Kotokuin, a Pure Land Buddhist temple.

Great Buddha of Kamakura
Megan Walton

Facts & Stats

Id
248494
Best Known As
Great Buddha of Kamakura
Full Name
Great Buddha of Kamakura
Also Known As
Daibutsu
Kotokuin
Coordinates
35.316697° N, 139.535680° E  (map)

Contact Info

Phone
0467/22-0703

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