773 Yasaka, Joruri-machi, Matsuyama City
By bus bound for Tanda from Matsuyama-shieki Stn.
Get off at Yasaka-mae Bus Stop, about 5 min. walk.
In 701, the Lord of Iyo,Tamaoki, built the temple and later, Kukai restored it.
It is said that there were eight paths leading here, thus the name eight slope (yasaka).
It prospered as a place for Shugendo training.