Todaiji, Nara, Japan

Last week I had posted a photograph of the Great Buddha statue of Todaiji temple in Nara, Japan.  Here are some photographs from both inside and outside the temple complex. The Nio Guardians are like the Dwarapalakas in Indian temple tradition. Door wardens who guard the entrance to the Gods. It was quite dark inside…

The Deer of Nara, Japan

Nara is an absolute must visit if you’re travelling to Japan. One of the main attractions in the town is the central Nara Park. This park offers easy access to the main tourist sites of Nara including the world famous Todaiji temple which houses the world’s largest Bronze statue of Buddha (more on Todaji another…