Kokuzo Bosatsu, Todaiji
A statue of the bodhisattva Kokuzo Bosatsu, deity of wisdom and...
Main Hall, Horyuji
The Main Hall (aka Golden Hall) or Kondo of the Buddhist Horyuji...
Main Hall, Toshodai-ji
The Toshodai-ji is a Buddhist temple of the Risshu sect in Nara...
Main Pagoda, Kofukuji
The main pagoda of the Buddhist Kofukuji temple complex in Nara...
Ornate Roof of Daibutsuden at the Todaiji Temple Complex
This is the ornate roof of the Daibutsuden or Great Buddha Hall...
The five-storey pagoda of the Buddhist Horyuji monastery, Nara...
Statue of Buddhist Guardian Tamonten
This is a wooden statue of Tamonten -- one of the Four Deva Kings...
Stone Lanterns, Kasuga Shrine
Stone votive lanterns at the Kasuga Taisha Shinto shrine, Nara...
Zao Gongen, Engraved Mirror
An engraved bronze mirror depicting Zao Gongen. From Mt. Omin Peak...
Historic Monuments of Ancient Nara (UNESCO/NHK)
Nara was the capital of Japan from 710 to 784. During this period...
The History of Premodern Japan: The Nara Period
This lecture details the Nara period of pre-modern Japan. By...
The Japanese Nara Period
This video briefly describes the historical developments of the...