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Todai-ji Temple, scanned picture from a Japan tour visiting the cherry-blossom in April

Todai-ji ("Great Eastern Temple") in Nara is one of the biggest wooden temples in the world. This huge wooden temple houses Daibutsu (the great Buddha) which stands at the height of 18m and is the biggest gilt-bronze Buddha statue in the world. It is included in the UNESCO's list of World Heritage Sites

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  • Copyright: Achim Fried (John_F_Kennedy) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5281 W: 56 N: 10482] (43763)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 1999-04-03
  • Categories: Architecture
  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2009-07-12 23:15
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