Buddhist cultures that originated in India and passed down to Japan via China and Korea flourish here today.
As the spiritual base for all the Buddhists in the world, the grand temple enshrines the Buddha images and Buddhist sutras dedicated from 33 countries and 1 region in the world.
The temple stands on the vast land of over 30 hectares in Oita, Kyushu, commanding magnificent views of Mt. Bungo Fuji in the north and Kuju mountain range in the southwest.
【 News and Information 】
Introduction of the Royal Grand Hall of Buddhism, the Head Temple of Nenbutsushu Buddhist Sect of Japan, in four seasons, and Buddhist events and memorial ceremonies.
On May 11, 2013, members of a Vietnamese theatrical group, Cai Lu’o’ng, visited the Royal Grand Hall of Buddhism with Vietnamese Consul General Mr. Le Quoc Thinh.
On May 15, 2013, Delegates of Nenbutsushu Buddhist Sect of Japan paid a courtesy call on H.M. King Norodom Sihamoni of Cambodia to celebrate His Majesty’s 60th birth anniversary on May 15, 2013.
Learning and practicing the original teachings of Lord Buddha
Buddhist teachings for children
for their great dreams and hopes
Guide for daily life
Simple and easy-to-understand teachings
of Lord Buddha
handed down throughout the ages
【 Information for visitors 】
For a guided tour of the temple, in which our monks explain the teachings of Buddhism for free of charge,
visitors need to reserve in advance in order to avoid overcrowding.
For reservation, please click here. ▶