Daibutsu (the Gtreat Buddha) at Todaiji Temple° 1°ň
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[ID] 1232°°°°( ID:1232 )
[Photographer] [R. Stillfried]
[Album] R. Stillfried(?)
[Place] Nara
[Date] unknown
[Color] mono
[Size] 177x227
[Cabinet] 27-3-0
[Keyword] statue of Buddha/temple
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This is the main Buddha of Todaiji and is formally called "Roshanabutsu ". It is the largest gold/bronze statue in the world, with a height of 15m and has a 3m-wide palm. It was completed in 749, and the consecration ceremony was conducted in 752.