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Book: Buddhist Temples of Kyōto and Kamakura

Chapter: 22 Historic Temples of Kamakura

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.21210


In this chapter, the author emphasizes the beauty of the Kamakura temples and how some of them survived the intemperances of time and remained intact. Some were destroyed by earthquakes or fires, therefore today their ruins are the only indication of their existence.

Chapter Contributors

  • Beatrice Lane Suzuki ( - book-auth-694) 'Mahayana Buddhism'