Great Buddha of Kamakura

Kōtoku-in (高徳院) is a Buddhist temple of the Jōdo shūsect in the city of Kamakura in Kanagawa PrefectureJapan.

The temple is renowned for its "Great Buddha" (大仏 daibutsu), a monumental outdoor bronzestatue of AmidaBuddha which is one of the most famous icons of Japan.


Copyright: Thomas Humeau
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 6828x3414
Taken: 21/11/2010
Uploaded: 06/02/2011
Updated: 23/09/2014


Tags: great; buddha; kamakura; daibutsu; kotoku-in; kotoku; kanagawa; japan; bronze; statue
  • Sweet Candy about 2 years ago
    The Great Buddha of Kamakura is so awesome!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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