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Great Buddha at Todaiji-Temple

The Great South Gate is the main gate of Todaiji. This is the largest temple entrance gate in Japan, suitable in scale to the Great Buddha Hall. The statues of the guardian dieties, the two “Ni-O”s housed in the gate. Always greeted by deer. The Great Buddha Hall is the Main Hall of Todai-ji. Origin of… Read More »