1730 Taisanji-cho, Matsuyama City
By bus bound for Taisanji from Mitsuhama Stn.
Get off at the last stop (Taisanji), about 10 min. walk.
In 586, when Mano Kagoro was travelling by boat from Kyushu to Osaka City a large storm came about and the sailors prayed to Kannon Bosatsu for protection.
It is said that to show his gratitude, he constructed a temple here in one night.
The Main Hall was built in 1305 and is designated as a National Treasure.