April 05, 2013
KYOTO--Visitors to Toshodaiji temple in Nara will soon be able to see a famous Buddhist statue on a regular basis, but they may be surprised to learn that it is a replica.
April 02, 2013
SEOUL--A monk here is leading a petition to hand back an ancient Buddhist statue to Japan that was stolen by a South Korean ring, fighting a widespread view that the...
May 01, 2012
NARA--An eighth-century wooden statue of Ashura, a Buddhist guardian deity, is dazzling visitors with its mesmerizing looks at Kofukuji temple here.
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