Total attendance at Jade Buddha world tour to date:
 (as at 20 February 2017)
1 1 1 6 3 1 1 1

Jade Buddha in Soji-ji Temple, Tsurumi, Yokohama Japan (12-21 July-2013)

Bringing the Jade Buddha through the grounds at Sojiji


Sojiji monks show of their Kung fu skills on the Jade Buddha container


Everyone is very happy to see that the container has at last arrived


Senior monk stands on Jade Buddha pedestal before the Buddha is lifted into place


The Jade Buddha is successfully placed near the large pedestal for the crane lift


Sangha and Embassy staff gather for photos after the unveiling


Lamchen Gyalpo Rinpoche with his attendant, Venerable Dhammissara and Ian at opening ceremony


Memento tent and team at Sojiji Monastery


Buddha completion ceremony was a very powerful experience


Jade Buddha team members with the Jade Buddha at Sojiji


Sri Lankan Ambassador to Japan addresses crowd at opening ceremony


The Jade Buddha at Sojiji Monastery


Monks from Sojiji conduct ceremony at the Buddha Completion Ceremony


Newspaper coverage in Yokohama


Ubon festival at Sojiji temple


Closing ceremony at Sojiji


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