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Bulguksa is one of the more famous temples in Gyeongju, & desevedly so. From Wikipedia:

"Bulguksa is a Buddhist temple in the North Gyeongsang province in South Korea. It is home to seven National treasures of Korea, including Dabotap and Seokgatap stone pagodas, Cheongun-gyo (Blue Cloud Bridge), and two gilt-bronze statutes of Buddha. The temple is classified as Historic and Scenic Site No. 1 by the South Korean government. [1]. In 1995, Bulguksa was added to the UNESCO World Heritage List together with the Seokguram Grotto, which lies four kilometers to the east.

The temple is considered as a masterpiece of the golden age of Buddhist art in the Silla kingdom. It is currently the head temple of the 11th district of the Jogye Order of Korean Buddhism." Polarized.

Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bulguksa

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  • Copyright: Kris Verhoeven (verswe) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 61 W: 3 N: 1206] (7330)
  • Genre: Luoghi
  • Medium: Colore
  • Date Taken: 2011-11-07
  • Camera: Nikon P7100
  • Esposizione: f/2.8, 1/40 secondi
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  • Versione Foto: Versione Originale
  • Date Submitted: 2012-03-20 13:20
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