Wed, Aug
15

Man-Tokuyo

7:00pm – 10:00pm

Trabslating as 10,000 memorial lights, this event has 10,000 candles lighting up 2,500 lanterns as part of the traditional Bon festival. Held at temples across Japan, Todaiji is a particularly impressive event as the temple window is open so the Buddha’s face can be seen looking out to the night sky. Entry to the temple costs 600 yen.

To prevent the spread of COVID-19, many events have been canceled. Always check official sites before heading to an event.

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