Nara National Museum: Presentation of Buddhism

4th, December 2017 | welcomekansai

Nara National Museum: Presentation of Buddhism

The Nara National Museum is located in Nara Koen, a park around which are the temples Todai-ji and Kofuku-ji and the shrine Kasuga-taisha. The museum is distinguished by its focus on collecting and preserving cultural properties, including old works of art with a deep connection to Buddhism, and archaeological relics. To help visitors understand Bu ...

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Nara National Museum: Presentation of Buddhism
Nara National Museum: Presentation of Buddhism

Nara National Museum: Presentation of Buddhism

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The Nara National Museum is located in Nara Koen, a park around which are the temples Todai-ji and Kofuku-ji and the shrine Kasuga-taisha.

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