Koyasan Mandokuyoe (Candle Festival)

高野山萬燈供養会

August 13

Koyasan Mandokuyoe, also known as Koyasan Candle Festival, is a festival held annually on August 13 as a memorial service for the spirits of departed loved ones and all other deceased spirits residing at Okuno-in Temple.
Location

Okunoin

Address

Koyasan, Koya Town

高野町高野山

Access Take the Nankai Rinkan Bus from Nankai Koyasan Station and get off at Okunoin-guchi; Okunoin is 15 minutes on foot

Name/address in local language

  • 高野山萬燈供養会 Koyasan Mandokuyoe (Candle Festival)
  • Address 高野町高野山 Koyasan, Koya Town
  • Name/address in local language
Contact Koyasan Town Hall
TEL +81-(0)736-56-3000
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Last updated: 2017-04-14