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Horyuji Wonder
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Dec 12, 2012 @ 12:42am
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Horyuji Wonder

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Located in the Nara Prefecture of Japan, H?ry?-ji is a large temple complex dating to 607 CE. Much of the original temple is believed to have been destroyed in a fire in 670 CE, with the current complex believed to be a restoration, which incorporates aspects of both Korean and Chinese architecture. The five-tiered pagoda is one of the oldest surviving wooden buildings on Earth, dating to the sixth century CE, and is rumoured to have bone fragments of Buddha at the base. Ingame, H?ry?-ji provides 8 Faith, one artist slot and becomes available with Philosophy.

Requires the Gods & Kings expansion pack, and credit to co-author Sukritact for the icon
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root Jan 16 @ 3:51pm 
Pouakai  [author] Aug 20, 2013 @ 7:38pm 
Yeah, it's on the to-do list once I finish exams. I'm not sure, since the Seventeen-article constitution isn't actually at Horyu-ji, it was just done by the same guy. Wasn't it?
Angelux Aug 20, 2013 @ 1:55pm 
Since BNW changed the way artists work, I recommend you to update the wonder. Since Prince Shoutoku created the first constitution of japan, I think it should grant a free Great writer, 3 culture and a free great slot of writing. Or also could directly have the "Seventeen-article constitution" as a free Work of writing.
Pouakai  [author] Aug 8, 2013 @ 8:44pm 
I went last year, but sadly was only able to go to Todai-ji while in Nara
bazalisk Aug 8, 2013 @ 1:43pm 
if anyone hasn't been to japan but is oneday planing on it then i can highly recomend visiting this temple. :D great job with the mod.
bourqueclaude Jul 27, 2013 @ 5:22pm 
Nice wonder. Is it compatible with BNW?
Langor Jan 9, 2013 @ 1:12am 
Good mod, good balance, good picture description. Thumbs up.
endian_neo Dec 22, 2012 @ 10:41am 
To be exact, it was a religious college.
Pouakai  [author] Dec 22, 2012 @ 9:47am 
Todai-ji did? Hrm, didn't know that. That could work, although I'd like to do something to signify the huge bronze Daibutsu inside
endian_neo Dec 22, 2012 @ 1:05am 
Hmmm, maybe + 2 Happiness? Or +2/+4 Science since it also served as a library - that would make a nice break from the +faith/+culture paradigm most religious wonders follow.