Kondō

Main halls, or "golden halls," of Buddhist temples or sanctuaries; used particularly for some early Buddhist temples into the 8th century. For the main halls of temples in general, use hond?.

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kondō

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Main halls, or "golden halls," of Buddhist temples or sanctuaries; used particularly for some early Buddhist temples into the 8th century. For the main halls of temples in general, use hondō.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300310628. The J. Paul Getty Trust.