Shari-den, Engakuji, Kamakura

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Mark Cartwright
by Edomura no Tokuzo
published on 18 June 2019
Shari-den, Engakuji, Kamakura

The Shari-den building of the Buddhist monastery site Engakuji, Kamakura, Japan. Established c. 1283 CE, the building is the only survivor from the Kamakura period (1185-1333 CE) and is thought to house a tooth of the Buddha brought from China.

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Tokuzo, E. N. (2019, June 18). Shari-den, Engakuji, Kamakura. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/10939/

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Tokuzo, Edomura N. "Shari-den, Engakuji, Kamakura." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified June 18, 2019. https://www.ancient.eu/image/10939/.

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Tokuzo, Edomura N. "Shari-den, Engakuji, Kamakura." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 18 Jun 2019. Web. 22 Oct 2019.

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