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Takaoka Daibutsu Buddha, Takaoka

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Counted among the most iconic Buddha statues in Japan, Takaoka Daibutsu Buddha stands almost 16 m (52 ft) tall and dates back to the beginning of the 20th century. At the nearby shrine, you can see the wooden head of a much older Buddha sculpture, which stood there for centuries before burning down in a great fire. Located near the center of town, the current bronze statue makes an ideal backdrop for a few quick photographs. Plan to visit Takaoka Daibutsu Buddha during your Takaoka vacation using our convenient Takaoka trip itinerary planner.
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  • Takaoka Daibutsu in Nara and Kamakura is known as one of the son's three great Buddhas. Do not burn in copper in the wake of a fire in the fire was originally a wooden rebuilt fervor. Under the Buddha has exhibits, such as the Inferno.
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  • Said Japan 3 big Buddha statue. Under the Buddha is in the corridor, and is worth a look spectacular Inferno, Mine Yoshizaki character threat picture, and admission is free, but your Offertory is different. Film kicking had been filming.
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  • Compared with the other two of Japan's three great Buddhas seems small. No one did tourists because it was a weekday morning was full of serenity.
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