Daibutsuden, Todaiji

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James Blake Wiener
published on 20 April 2017

The Daibutsuden or Great Buddha Hall of the Todaiji temple complex, Nara, Japan. First built in the 8th century CE, the building today was built in the middle of the Edo Period (1603-1867 CE).

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About the Author

James Blake Wiener
James is a writer and former Professor of History. He holds an MA in World History with a particular interest in cross-cultural exchange and world history. He is a co-founder of World History Encyclopedia and formerly was its Communications Director.

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APA Style

Wiener, J. B. (2017, April 20). Daibutsuden, Todaiji. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/6531/daibutsuden-todaiji/

Chicago Style

Wiener, James Blake. "Daibutsuden, Todaiji." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified April 20, 2017. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/6531/daibutsuden-todaiji/.

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Wiener, James Blake. "Daibutsuden, Todaiji." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 20 Apr 2017. Web. 07 Feb 2023.