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Taiizan Kotokuin Shojosenji


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Name: Taiizan Kotokuin Shojosenji  (Great Buddha temple)
Place: 4-2-28, Hase, Kamakura,
Admission JPY 300
Foundation: 1252
School:Jyodo (Pure land)
Principal Image: Amitābha Buddha
Overview: The statue is approximately 13.35 meters tall including the base and weighs approximately 93 tonnes. The monumental outdoor bronze statue of Amitābha Buddha probably produced in 1252. The statue is stated on outside but used be covered by hall but had been destroyed several times.
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