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Lahaina Jodo Mission

12 Ala Moana St, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1791
+1 808-661-4304
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“buddha statue” (11 reviews)
“large buddha” (4 reviews)
“front street” (12 reviews)
12 Ala Moana St, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1791
+1 808-661-4304
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

Although this site does not take very long to visit it is just off the highway and worth seeing the big Buddha, There is also a giant temple bell.

1  Thank douglasstclair2
Reviewed 18 October 2017

found the place in the map, no one was there but us. Unexpected place next to the ocean, has 2 temples and according with the information has the biggest Budha outside Japan. Ring the bell it does the body good. located next to its own...More

Reviewed 6 October 2017

The Lahaina Jodo Mission is located a couple of blocks off of Front Street about a half mile from the Lahaina Cannery Mall. It is not heavily visited most of the time and is a place quiet peace and serenity. Very picturesque, the grounds and...More

1  Thank lwj
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Found the Mission on a side street across from the Cemetery. Was able to walk the grounds, but could not enter the main building. Use peace when you visit, this is still a sacred area. You do not need to attempt to ring the bell...More

Thank Perkadventures
Reviewed 14 September 2017

It was most unexpected for a group of 6 Buddhists to find a pagoda on Maui. The buildings are Japanese as is the adjoining graveyard. Altogether beautiful and in a beautiful setting and the beach just 20 metres down the road.

Thank Mel B
Reviewed 30 August 2017

This is one of the stops on the Historical tour of Maui. It is a hidden gem. The cook house is set up as a theater and Edison films that have been rescued from the National Archives are presented . Superb. and affordable.

Thank andesalive
Reviewed 15 August 2017

My son and I stopped by and checked this out in the morning. No one was there! It was so peaceful! Not much more than a 15 minute spot to visit. But took some nice pics and went on our way.

Thank zzkq
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We didn't know of this place until I was looking up places to see on Trip Advisor! Beautiful and peaceful setting with some great picture taking opportunities.

Thank Lori V
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Much of Lahaina is very touristy, so for a change, we opted for something quiet and new to us. We found the Buddhist Cultural Park across from the Puupiha Cemetery and near the beach. We respectfully strolled through the grounds and were impressed with the...More

Thank Lillian Silja B
Reviewed 22 June 2017

We visited the Joda Mission on the Bon dance during a festival. We were very moved by the moments of the event. Want tpo view non traditional event, visit this one during the July 4 time period when on Maui.

Thank DAN S
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