200 ton bronze casting metal is forming this great Buddha statue. He is silent but watching us eternally. It is amazing to know an original Buddha statue was made in 8th century. High technology already came out. You can ovserve the technology of bronze molten casting from inside of statue by paying 20 yen at the entrance. When entering inside, see nothing b'cause your eye take time to adjust darkness. He is not solitude because a lot of tourist and prayers come day after day.