Hikino, Kamiita Town
Buy bus bound for Kajiyahara from Tokushima Stn. or Itano Stn.
Get off at Higashihara Bus Stop, about 10 min. walk.
In the past, there used to be a hot spring here and people would come from all around to wash.
In 811, Kukai carved a Yakushi Nyorai statue and founded this temple. On the temple grounds, there are 33 types of deity statues and a pine tree(sakamatsu) which grew over a bow left by a hunter has grown to resemble the shape of Kukai in training.