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The old capital of the Japanese Shogunate well known for its temples and the great Buddha statue.

April 11, 2010

Rest in Peace, Turtle

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Seen in Kamakuras Haze Dera temple.

April 10, 2010

Great Buddha at Kamakura

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Great Buddha statue (headshot)

Daibutsu

The great Buddha statue in Kamakura is among Japans best known attractions.
Although the huge structure seems quite compact, it is actually hollow and visitors are actually admitted to enter inside.
Not really photogenic, but quite an experience nevertheless.
Below, you see a shot taken upwards, the black whole wolud be where the neck joins the torso.
Inside the Buddha statue

February 9, 2006

Little Buddhas

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Little Buddhas

Small Buddha statues in Kamakura.

February 1, 2004

Japan: Fly-fishing in Kamakura

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seen in Kamakura, Japan
A beautiful sunset in Kamakura. More on taking pictures of silhouettes.



    

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