Todaiji Temple Cultural Center, Nara

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Near a World Heritage-listed shrine, Todaiji Temple Cultural Center features an exhibit of statues. Most people drop by the museum on the way to the temple itself, home to one of the biggest bronze figures in the world, dating back to the Edo period. The Buddha statue stands 16 m (52 ft) tall and contains 130 kg (286 lbs) of gold. Use our Nara online trip maker to add Todaiji Temple Cultural Center and other attractions to your Nara vacation plans.
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  • July 19, 2017
    The entrance to the replica of the Buddha's hand. It shows that how Buddha can realize large customers or not? It's more than enough admission is ¥ 500. In amazement I'd trot is about 10 minutes, and takes 30 minutes or more is not it? Very easy, it is not to be missed.
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  • June 26, 2017
    A place full of stories and incredibly beautiful! With one of the largest Buddhas of all Japan. Outside the beautiful animals that are roaming the streets peacefully.
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  • June 17, 2017
    Todai-ji Temple of sequential look at from the kaidan'in temple near the West Gate and came in front of the South Gate of the last. More because it made watching almost within Temple, national treasure and important cultural property Museum in separate stored knowledge on the understanding. Buddhas are also helpful, exhibited great Buddha full-sized hands, called credit please mark the shape of his left hand palm facing up people realize wishes to express the right the abhaya Palms out in front is called the mark, "more is better" is encouraging them. Fetch, so there came a dozen years ago, and various views than differences and building innovative was good. But it became a serious price can't fool Todai-ji Temple admission is paid and all. Where photography is not it a lot
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