Nichigatsuzan Horinji (Japanese) Temple
Located on Sarangnath Road in Sarangnath colony of Sarnath, Varanasi, U.P., India
5am-6pm, opens on all days
Oct-April/MayHow to reach
By taxi, auto rickshaw from Varanasi/cycle rickshaw/on foot from any part of the town
This temple is also known as Japanese temple. The temple built in Japanese architecture style, houses the Buddha idol in meditating posture. Several idols of Bodhisatvas are installed along with main idol. It also houses a huge Budhha idol in recumbent posture (Mahaparinirvana Posture) just near the entrance. The temple was opened to the public on 21st Nov. 1992.