Yakushi Triad, Nara

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Ogawa Seiyou
published on 23 May 2019
Yakushi Triad, Nara

The Yakushi Triad in the Main Hall of Yakushiji temple, Nara, Japan. Bronze, 680-718 CE. Yakushi Nyorai is the Buddha of healing and the seated figure is flanked by two bodhisattvas. The Yakushi figure is 4.3 metres (14 ft.) in height.

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