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“bull temple”(86 reviews)
Basavangudi is one of the few areas in Bangalore that have retained its old-world charm. A residential area with quaint homes, leafy roads, markets and temples, a walk here can take you back in time. Always buzzing with activity, Basavanagudi buzzes...more
Gandhi Bazaar, Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This place is all about the shopping. With plenty of transportation available its easy to come shop at night. Price is very cheap for all daily items. Main attractions are Gandhi bazaar, bull temple, bugle rock, Rama Krishna ashrama, vishal mall, and many more.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank veena52
Reviewed November 6, 2018

This is one of the oldest places in Bangalore. Please check out the annual Kadalakai parishey festival and visit to bull temple is a must.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

The locality is popular for the Bull Temple. It is more of a quiet residential locality with a plethora of shopping options. The traffic is the only thing that reminds you that you are at Bengaluru.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank AaqarshAiyyar
Reviewed October 16, 2018

Lovely shopping at the place...the eateries are a treat too...what an experience and also so budget friendly

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Hemanidu
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

This is a place for marketing by local residents.The Name Basava means Bull and Gudi means temple in Kannada a local language. This locality was extended 50 years ago and it is sandwitched between city and this extension called Jayanagar.All people staying in this extension...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dishaa674
Reviewed September 13, 2018

One whole street is my all time favorite in Bangalore when it comes to festival shopping. Colors, Dhoopa, Deepa, holy religious stuffs, everything is available in this one unique street.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank PreetiU26
Reviewed September 8, 2018

From a calm residential shopping place some 40 years ago, it has become a busy shopping hub for all the locals. Very crowded and for sure will be difficult to find a place to part. Famous for textile shops and those selling traditional items for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank NKR1013A
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Gandhi bazaar is close to my heart for all good reasons. Be it the vegetable vendors, the one selling specific fruits, flowers or the varied shops each selling different items, this is a place to experience old bangalore at it's best. To see what old...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ChetanHD
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Oldest area of bengaluru...must visit area for all...you have lot of old monuments around....lots of education institutions, hotels, restaurants...parks, shopping street, food street....BEST IN BENGALURU

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank rsmukund
Reviewed July 21, 2018

The market surprisingly is very clean and organized. There are food stalls on either side of the road. I go here to buy authentic kannada style sweets.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank nageswararao g
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Close to Jayanagar and home to the Bull temple after
which it was named,
Basavanagudi is one of the oldest
localities in the vibrant metropolitan of
with structures replete with character,
architecture and rich history. Numerous old
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May 22, 2018|
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Response from PrashanthSrinivasan | Reviewed this property |
30 mins is more than sufficient to cover both the temples. They are literally next to each other.
March 10, 2018|
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Response from sathyamonishkr | Reviewed this property |
all the eating places in Basavanagudi are awesome
Virendra T
June 11, 2017|
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Response from bssm | Reviewed this property |
1. YES, JAYANAGAR is a residential area with a commercial complex and lots of shops for clothing and jewellery, branded and unbranded, adjacent to basavanagudi 2. temples in basavanagudi to visit a) dodda ganesha and dodda... More