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Situated close to the 80ft tall Buddha statue, this Buddha temple built by the Japanese is a... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2018
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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During my visit to Gaya, we stayed just near 1.2KM away from this place. The intention to stay... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
National Capital Territory of Delhi, India
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Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Situated close to the 80ft tall Buddha statue, this Buddha temple built by the Japanese is a serene place.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Krishhere
Reviewed 3 October 2018

During my visit to Gaya, we stayed just near 1.2KM away from this place. The intention to stay there was to visit all the important sites in or near Bodh Gaya. This temple is one of the largest and most visited temple/monastery among many many...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

A good temple to visit in the temple town of bodhgaya. Clean and beautiful Japanese palace like architecture.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Shresthanjan N
Reviewed 12 June 2018

This is also one of the most beautiful temples near the gigantic 80 ft BUDDHA statue and well maintained. Buddha in meditation is quite attractive .

Date of experience: May 2018
Reviewed 1 June 2018

these all temples are example of arts of that country - all gaya is fyll of temples of lord budha -only different country art make them separate

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank thirdeye2014
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Entered the temple to assist the evening ceremony. Was a great, unexpected surprise to take part of it, even though I had no clue what to do. The others showed me what to do and I follow them, in the end after my embarrassment was...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Simona P
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Looks awesome and monks here are also Japanese. Beauty of Japan with ita awesome art can be seen here

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

Situated near the Buddha statue, this place gives you the flavor of Japanese culture in the North Indian heartland.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank NITISHR105
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

The monastery is peaceful and soothing. It runs a school also for local children. The garden around the back side is a peaceful place to spend some time. The main meditation hall is big and magnificent.

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank NiranjanR109
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

This is a really lovely temple inside and out on it's own, but the free formal Zazen meditation was beautiful.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Emeri B
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Blaine F
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Response from NiranjanR109 | Reviewed this property |
It was not mentioned anywhere, and I did not take any guide either, nor asked the monk there. It’s a tranquil place with natural gardens around it, runs a school for local children and of course allows people to pray sitting... More