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Poorly maintained Kotitirtha

This sacred pond is situated near Mahabaleswara temple is poorly maintined and unfit for bathing... read more

Reviewed October 30, 2017
Bengaluru, India
not maintained at all

This pond near the Mahabaleshwar temple is not at all maintained. It could have been a beautiful... read more

Reviewed August 31, 2017
Bengaluru, India
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Oct 30, 2017
“Poorly maintained Kotitirtha”
Apr 22, 2018
“Auspicious place for performing the pindadaan (rituals for deceased elders in the family)”
Southeast of Mahabaleshwara Temple, Gokarna, India
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Reviewed April 22, 2018

This is a place considered as auspicious as Badrinath, Kashi for performing the final rituals to the deceased all family members (from both the partners side) . Brahmin pujaris who perform the rituals are available in the place. Place is fairly clean. Charges are very...More

2  Thank PurushothamS9
Reviewed November 30, 2017

This pond is situated near to Mahabaleswara temple. If you are a very religious person then go for it otherwise there is nothing to see ,and very poorly maintain. Doing circles around pond is considered auspicious.

1  Thank TuhinaPanja
Reviewed November 5, 2017

This is a sacred pond and we are supposed to take a bath in this before visiting a temple. But the condition is so bad that many people just sprinkle few drops on head just as a ritual. The location is good though.

Thank TravellerVBJ
Reviewed October 30, 2017

This sacred pond is situated near Mahabaleswara temple is poorly maintined and unfit for bathing. This pond is famous for religious purpose and place for conducting Shradhhas

Thank kasanadivenkatesha
Reviewed August 31, 2017

This pond near the Mahabaleshwar temple is not at all maintained. It could have been a beautiful place to visit otherwise.

Thank vidyapm
Reviewed February 27, 2017

It is quite dirty and need a lot maintenance. There is no activity to do here. Just people taking dips for religious purpose.

Thank Koushlendra Y
Reviewed February 16, 2017 via mobile

This lake is situated a little off the main road, so I got there by accident. Beatiful quiet place, nice to walk around late afternoon.

Thank Saigonrose
Reviewed January 18, 2017

it used to be clean and beautiful in my childhood but now the plight of this pond is bad with lack of maintenance.

Thank AnuradhaG97
Reviewed December 28, 2016

Kotithirtha is situated in heart of the Temple town, Gokarna. Nothing much to see. you can find lots of temples while going to the Kotithirtha. you can have quick visit to this place.

Thank NarsaiahS
Reviewed November 6, 2016

Pilgrimage attraction point which gives you so much of positive vibes, you feel so light here. This is famous for performing last rituals after death, people come from different parts of country to experience the freedom here.

Thank sharmasuraj12
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