Amida Triad at Horyuji Temple, Nara, 8th Century

Amida Triad at Horyuji Temple, Nara, 8th Century

Horyuji Temple

Horyuji Temple

Asuka period, Nara   Horyuji Temple

Asuka period, Nara Horyuji Temple

Horyuji Temple

Horyuji Temple

Horyuji Temple

Horyuji Temple

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horyuji-2

13 Brand New Facts That Are Absolutely Fascinating

13 Brand New Facts That Are Absolutely Fascinating

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Buddhist Monuments in the Horyu-ji Area, Nara Prefecture, Japan. Inscription in 1993. Criteria: (i)(ii)(iv)(vi)

Buddhist Monuments in the Horyu-ji Area, Nara Prefecture, Japan. Inscription in 1993. Criteria: (i)(ii)(iv)(vi)

(Bell Tower, Horyuji) The Horyuji Temple near Nara in Japan was founded in 607 CE by Prince Shotoku and is the only surviving Buddhist monastery from the Asuka Period in its original state. The complex, consisting of 48 listed buildings including a 5-storey pagoda, has the oldest wooden buildings in Japan. Mark Cartwright, on Ancient History Encyclopedia.     #Horyuji #Japan #Asuka #Buddhism #Mark-Cartwright

Horyuji

(Bell Tower, Horyuji) The Horyuji Temple near Nara in Japan was founded in 607 CE by Prince Shotoku and is the only surviving Buddhist monastery from the Asuka Period in its original state. The complex, consisting of 48 listed buildings including a 5-storey pagoda, has the oldest wooden buildings in Japan. Mark Cartwright, on Ancient History Encyclopedia. #Horyuji #Japan #Asuka #Buddhism #Mark-Cartwright

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