A beaming hero brings sunshine and well-being to all.

Nikko is the hero inspired by Sunlight Bosatsu (Suryaprabha). She has the following powers!

She is the perfect companion for those who seek good health, longevity, and the healing of illnesses. She supports and amplifies the power of Yakushi, enhancing his ability to bring about physical and spiritual well-being. With her radiant presence, one can experience improved health, find inner strength, and discover the path to a long and fulfilling life.

She stands beside the Gakko and the Yakushi. This is called the “Yakushi Triad“.

She holds a lotus flower, symbolizing purity and enlightenment. Her presence brings warmth, light, hope, and guidance to those in need. Alongside the Moonlight Bosatsu, they spread healing and compassion, forming a harmonious pair. Additionally, they are sometimes seen holding a lotus flower, representing purity and enlightenment.

Let’s go see this hero!

Yakushiji Temple

  • Name
    • 薬師寺(やくしじ)
    • Yakushiji Temple
  • Address
    • Nara
    • 457 Nishinokyōchō, Nara, Japan

Daigoji Temple

  • Name
    • 醍醐寺(だいごじ)
    • Daigoji Temple
  • Address
    • Kyoto
    • Daigo-ji Reihokan (Treasure Hall), 32 Daigohigashiōjichō, Fushimi Ward, Kyoto, Japan

Sennyuji Temple

  • Name
    • 泉涌寺(せんにゅうじ)
    • Sennyuji Temple
  • Address
    • Kyoto
    • Sennyuji Temple, 27 Sennyūji Yamanouchichō, Higashiyama Ward, Kyoto, Japan