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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Seiyou, O. (2019, May 23). Yakushi Triad, Nara. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/10779/

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Seiyou, Ogawa. "Yakushi Triad, Nara." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 23, 2019. https://www.ancient.eu/image/10779/.

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Seiyou, Ogawa. "Yakushi Triad, Nara." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 23 May 2019. Web. 18 Jun 2019.

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