Lahaina Jodo Mission

Phone (808) 661-4304
4.5 stars from 2 reviews
Address 12 Ala Moana St, Lahaina, HI 96761
A Japanese Buddhist temple in Lahaina.

• Religion: Church / Temple

Full Description
The Lahaina Jodo Mission is a Japanese Buddhist temple and you'll really feel like you're in Japan when you enter.

They feature one of the largest Buddha statues outside of Asia and the mission is a replica of an authentic Japanese Buddhist Temple. The statue is 12 feet high and weighs around 3.5 tons. It was installed back in 1968 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the arrival of Japanese immigrants in Hawaii.

The grounds and buildings of this mission are open to the public at no charge but donations are accepted and appreciated.

Sue K
Joined: Mar 2016
Reviews: 196
Likes Received: 9
I loved visiting this mission, located on the outskirts of town. It was such a peaceful spot after the hustle and bustle of downtown Lahaina. Right next to the beach, it boasts the largest Buddha outside Japan. There is also a pagoda and bell house. When my partner and I visited, we were the only people there and it was lovely to enjoy the peace and solitude.
Consensus Guy
Joined: Jul 2013
Reviews: 11148
Likes Received: 27
The Lahaina Jodo Mission has an overall 4.5 star average rating from over 100 reviews online.
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