606 Kokufu-cho-enmei, Tokushima City
Buy bus bound for Yorii-naka from Tokushima Stn.
Get off at Jorakuji-mae Bus Stop, about 5 min. walk.
Founded by Kukai in 815, it is the only temple along the Shikoku pilgrimage route which has Miroku Bosatsu as its main deity.
It is said that if a diabetic prays and drinks the boiled leaves from the yew tree beside the Main Hall that he will be cured.
As well, the scenery of the temple grounds is very unique and at times, mist can be seen rising from the rocks.