|Standing outside of the Daibutsu-den Hall of Todai-ji.|
|The Daibutsu-den Hall, aka, the largest wooden structure in the world.|
To give some idea of its size, the statue above is 16 meters tall, and weighs in at around 437 tonnes of bronze and 130kg of gold. For a more personal demonstration of exactly what this means size-wise, please scroll down.
|Forcing my way through a hole equivalent in size to the Daibutsu's nostril. Surprisingly, it wasn't that tight a fit!|