Great Buddha of Kamakura, Kamakura

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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.

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318245
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Great Buddha of Kamakura
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Kamakura, Japan
Coordinates
35.316697° N, 139.535680° E
Phone
0467/22-0703
Date Published
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
April 11, 2015

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