Eiheiji Temple is a Buddhist temple located at Fukui prefecture in Chubu district. The temple is dedicated to Shaka Nyorai ( Buddha Shakamuni ).
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"永平寺" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
|Address||5-15, Shihi, Eiheiji-cho, Yoshida-gun, Fukui, Japan
"福井県吉田郡永平寺町志比５－１５" in Kanji (Chinese characters)
|Access||15-minute drive from the Fukui-Kita I.C. on the Hokuriku Expressway.|
|Admission Fee||Free in the precincts|
Daibutsu (大仏) or "giant Buddha" is the Japanese term, often used informally, for large statues of Buddha. The oldest is that at Asuka-dera (609) and the best-known is that at Todai-ji in Nara (752). Todai-ji's daibutsu is a part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site Historic Monuments of Ancient Nara and National Treasure.
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