Todai-ji temple
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Places of Worship: The Todai-ji Temple

Location: Nara, JapanBelief: BuddhismDate Opened: 752 CE The Todai-ji Temple (meaning Great Eastern Temple) is a key Buddhist landmark of Nara. It dates from the period when Mahayana [1] Buddhism first started to arrive in Japan via China and Korea at the start of the 7th century CE. [2]...

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The Golden Rule

One common facet of all faiths is known as the ‘Golden Rule’, which, recognising that there is just one Creator, and that all men and women are equal in the...