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Kamakura is the old town that used to be the capital for Samurai from 1192 to 1333 in Kanagawa prefecture. There is a Big Buddha (Daibutsu) at Kotoku-in temple in Hase area of Kamakura. This Buddha was a bronze statue (height 11.39m and weight 121t). The expression is quiet, and Japanese woman poet Akiko Yosano sang that this statue is handsome.

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