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Excavated Documents from the Wooden Seated Sakyamuni Buddha Triad of Donghaksa Temple, Gongju

공주 동학사 목조석가여래삼불좌상 복장전적 ( 公州 東鶴寺 木造釋迦如來三佛坐像 腹藏典籍 )

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Classification Treasure
Name of Cultural Properties Excavated Documents from the Wooden Seated Sakyamuni Buddha Triad of Donghaksa Temple, Gongju
Quantity
Designated Date 2011.09.05
Age Joseon Period
Address Donghaksa Temple 789, Hakbong-ri, Banpo-myeon, Gongju, Chungcheongnam-do

A series of Buddhist scriptures were discovered inside the Wooden Seated Sakyamuni Buddha Triad, housed in Daeungjeon Hall of Donghaksa Temple in Gongju. All of these texts date from pre-Imjin War (Japanese Invasion of 1592) eras. Eight books of seven varieties were selected from them, based on the criteria of rarity, value and completeness, and were designated together as a cultural heritage object (Treasure).