15th Aug, 2018 7:00pm – 10:00pm
Photo by Pieterjan Vandaele used under CC

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.

Dates: 15th Aug, 2018
Start/End Time: 7:00pm – 10:00pm
Venue: Tōdai-ji
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Access: 1.2 km from Kintetsu Nara Station Kintetsu Nara Line (A28)
Link in Japanese
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