Nara pagoda opens after first renovation in over 100 years

National Mar 1, 2021

Nara pagoda opens after first renovation in over 100 years

A pagoda that's a national treasure at Yakushiji, a Buddhist temple listed as a World Heritage site in Nara, was partially opened to the public Monday following its first renovation in more than 100 years. The East Pagoda, believed to be the sole remaining wooden ...