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Face-lift work on Great Buddha of Kamakura underway
Mainichi Daily News

Testing Buddha's mettle

Workers examine the head of the Great Buddha of Kamakura to make a record of its damage in Kamakura, Kanagawa Prefecture, on Thursday. Designated as a national treasure, the Amitabha Buddha bronze statue is undergoing full-scale maintenance for ... Asiaone, 1 week ago
Face-lift work on Great Buddha of Kamakura underway Mainichi Daily News, 1 week ago

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PHOTO: Put me in coach--Nara's Great Buddha gets a baseball mitt

NARA--A giant baseball glove stitched together by 2,000 children from across the earthquake-devastated Tohoku region and elsewhere was donated to the Great Buddha of Nara on Dec. 26. The project to dedicate the 3.6-meter-long leather glove to the ...
 Asahi.com1 month ago Great Buddha's Hairstyle Studied in Nara, Japan  Archaeology Magazine2 months ago Great Buddha of Nara has only half its reported number of hair curls  Japan Times2 months ago Nara's Great Buddha has a bad hair day  Asahi.com2 months ago
International Business Times UK

US researchers decipher intricate engravings on 6th century Chinese Buddha statue

US researchers have unravelled the mystery of intricate engravings on an ancient Chinese statue of Buddha. The headless statue known as Cosmic Buddha, currently housed at an art gallery in Washington DC, dates back to the sixth century. The ...
 International Business Times UK1 week ago Cosmic Buddha: High Tech Scan of Ancient Chinese Statue Reveals Stunning Illustrations Depicting Buddhist Teachings  Before It's News1 week ago
New Delhi Pioneer

85 acres provided for 108-ft Buddha statue in Jajpur

strict administration of Jajpur has handed over around 85 acres of Government land at the Neulapur Hill to the State Tourism Department to build a 108-feet statue of Lord Buddha at a cost of `15 crore. District Collector Satya Kumar Mallick said ...
 New Delhi Pioneer2 weeks ago
The Japan News

Kamakura Buddha to get 1st full check in over 50 years

The Yomiuri Shimbun The Great Buddha of Kamakura, which will undergo full-scale maintenance work 9:13 pm, January 04, 2016 The Yomiuri Shimbun The Great Buddha of Kamakura, a colossal copper image of Amida-butsu (Amitabha Buddha) in ...
 The Japan News1 month ago Kamakura Buddha to Get First Full Check in Over 50 Years  NDTV1 month ago Unduvap Full moon Poya day  Daily Mirror Sri Lanka1 month ago
The Japan News

Restoration begins on Kamakura Buddha

The Yomiuri Shimbun KAMAKURA, Kanagawa — Full-scale maintenance work began on the Great Buddha of Kamakura in Kanagawa Prefecture on Wednesday. It is the first full-scale restoration work since the major Showa era restoration, undertaken from ...
 The Japan News3 weeks ago

The courage of hope

Seven-year-old Nasrin Shujaya is from Afghanistan's Bamyan province, home to the famed Buddha statues that were destroyed by the Taliban in 2001. Although restoration work on these began in right earnest a few years ago, decades of fighting have ...
 The Statesman1 month ago

Shanghai gets a glimpse of rare treasures

Updated: 2015-12-15 07:33 (China Daily) The Buddha statue is among 165 sets of original works and artifacts on shown at Dunhuang-Song of Living Beings. [Photo provided to China Daily] Dunhuang is a small town surrounded by the Gobi ...
 CHINAdaily USA1 month ago 17 States and Six Central Ministries to Showcasetheir Tableaux in Republic Day Parade 2016  Noodls2 weeks ago Address by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at theShared Values and Democracy in Asia Symposium[Speeches and Statements]  Foreign weeks ago

Poly International Auction: Some items exceeding 100 million yuan

BEIJING, Dec. 12 (Xinhua) -- 14th-century Buddha statues, and the famed insect paintings of Qi Baishi, are among treasures fetching more than a hundred million yuan at this year's Poly International Auction in Beijing. It's the 10th anniversary of ...
 Xinhua News Agency1 month ago
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What Does Alexander the Great Have to Do with Buddhist Imagery?

(Before It's News) When Alexander the Great arrived in Pakistan and India two very different civilizations confronted and were influenced by each other. The first anthropomorphic representations of Buddha were developed between the 2nd and ...
 Before It's News1 day ago
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