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Seated statue of the Buddha Sokkuram, Korea, Shilia Period (700-750 AD). Photography by Richard Fabi 2005, Wikipedia Commons.

Seated statue of the Buddha Sokkuram, Korea, Shilia Period (700-750 AD). Photography by Richard Fabi 2005, Wikipedia Commons.

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Lancaster, Lewis. R, Yu Chai-shin  (ed), Buddhism in the Early Choson: Suppression and Transformation, University of California, Berkeley, 1996, 1-55729-054-7

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