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Srikanteshwara Temple

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Nanjangudu is a small town about 20 kms away from Mysore and it's on the way ooty the hill station... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2018
Shanthala G
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Mysuru (Mysore), India
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Kashi of the South

Around 25kms from Mysore, is Nanjangud, one of the ancient and well-known pilgrimage centers of... read more

Reviewed November 28, 2018
g_v_nagendra
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Surat, India
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Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Nanjangudu is a small town about 20 kms away from Mysore and it's on the way ooty the hill station of Tamil nadhu. The srikanteshwara temple is one of the oldest temples in South India a very pious place located on the bank of river...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 28, 2018

Around 25kms from Mysore, is Nanjangud, one of the ancient and well-known pilgrimage centers of Karnataka and is famous for its temple dedicated to Shiva described as Nanjundeshwara. Nanju means poison in the local language and Nanjunda the one who has consumed this poison and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

It's an ancient temple of Lord Shiva.. located on the banks if river Kapila.. Beautiful and peaceful.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed October 28, 2018

The make sure you go with a local guide to hear the story behind the building of the temple complex - just amazing

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 27, 2018

For a devout orthodox Hindu, the temple is a great karma relieving place. The chants of the Rudra Mantras are not done at the time of abisheka, never I have seen them utter. Just a few couplets, there it closes. The Aarati is waved and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 19, 2018

The place has really a state of art architecture followed by well maintained and dedicated staff who help a lot in case of any concerns. A must visit for Shiva Devotees !!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 11, 2018

Described as Dakshina Kashi –Said to be the healer of believers - Esteemed by Tippu Sultan as Hakim Nanjunda after his favourite elephant which lost its eye sight regained it by the miracle of Lord Nanjundeswara – One of the oldest temples in India -...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 18, 2018

Most famous temple of Lord Shiva in Karnataka. Popularly known as Hakim Nanjunda(coined by Tipu Sultan). Visit Parashurama Kshetra also which is nearby. Legend says Parashurama did a severe penance to wash away his sin of killing his mother. Govt should show interest in improving...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

This is a very old and big temple located in Nanjangud (22 Kms from Mysore). The temple is located on the banks of river Kabini. The temple has visit timings so better to verify before visiting.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank vinaycs
Reviewed July 9, 2018

a plesant place, has kapila river, old siva temple, beautiful place to visit, have river thepa ride to feel close look to river and nature

Date of experience: July 2018
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Suggest that you travel from Bengaluru to Mysore and take a bus from Mysore to Nanjangud. Mysore to Nanjangud is about 25 kms approx and takes about 30-40 mins by bus. Plenty of Govt and Pvt buses available, you can board... More
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