Japan's largest stone image of Buddha in nirvana
Japan's largest stone image of Buddha in nirvana is dedicated
April 11 at the Tsubosaka Temple in Takatori, Nara Prefecture. The
image, which measures 8 meters in length and weighs 30 tons, was
carved by a group of Japanese and Indian sculptors in the southern
Indian state of Karnataka over a two-year period and shipped to Japan
in 26 pieces in January.
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- 1999/4/12 00:00:00
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