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406 Zoshicho | Todai-ji Temple, Nara 630-8211, Nara Prefecture
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Reviewed 16 November 2018 via mobile

This is the main hall of the Todaiji Temple which houses its huge Buddha. The highlight of my trip to Nara, definitely worth paying the entrance fee.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 14 November 2018

Daibutsuden is the main hall of Todai-ji Temple where the big Buddha is placed. Many visitors come to see this place and entry fee is required for this part of the temple. Worth to see the bronze buddha here.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed 25 October 2018

This is the main hall of the Todai-ji temple and the site where the giant Buddhas are kept. There's an entrance fee to access this section which is worth paying to see the Buddhas. The hall is in good condition and photos are permitted inside....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank KGB777
Reviewed 18 June 2018

I visited for the second time last year. My previous visit had been magical, a rainy day when school kids who were there on field trips (there are ALWAYS school kids on field trips here) carried clear-domed umbrellas and frolicked in puddles. The grown ups...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

The main hall of the Todaji Temple is called the Daibutsuden ( = Big Buddha Hall ) and contains one of Japan's biggest bronze Buddha statues. The 15 meters tall, sitting Buddha represents Vairocana and is flanked by 2 Bodhisattvas. A MUST-SEE when you visit...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

The Great Buddha Hall of Todaiji Temple housed the largest bronze Buddha statue which was very impressive. Entrance fee is required for entering the temple and view the statue inside. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

This is the main hall of Todaiji Temple and is a must see when in Nara for not just its big buddha but also the other statues. As you need to pay to enter, i noted some people just took photo of the building but...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank JustLoveToFly
Reviewed 8 April 2018

This is the Great Buddha Hall of Todaiji temple. It houses the largest bronze statue of the Buddha, which is over 1000 years old. There are also other very impressive and imposing Buddhist statues. This is a must see venue in Nara, and one of...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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