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.

Facts & Stats on the Great Buddha of Kamakura

Go Historic ID
318245
Names
Great Buddha of Kamakura
Daibutsu
Kotokuin
Dates
1252
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0467/22-0703

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Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Great Buddha of Kamakura - Kamakura, Japan