Cool sculpture

A 13m-high snow sculpture depicting the Central Golden Hall of the Kofukuji Temple in Japan's ancient capital Nara is illuminated at the 68th Sapporo Snow Festival, in Sapporo, Japan, on Thursday. The winter festival features some 200 snow and ice sc
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A 13m-high snow sculpture depicting the Central Golden Hall of the Kofukuji Temple in Japan's ancient capital Nara is illuminated at the 68th Sapporo Snow Festival, in Sapporo, Japan, on Thursday. The winter festival features some 200 snow and ice sculptures which will be on show until tomorrow.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on February 11, 2017, with the headline 'Cool sculpture'. Print Edition | Subscribe