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Simple and calm place

Overall view of the temple is very attractive. Architecture wise it is simple and there are... read more

Reviewed June 13, 2018
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Virupaksha Someshwara Devalaya

The 13th century CE Sri Virupaksha Temple is located near Mulbagalu on the Bangalore-Tirupati... read more

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Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

Overall view of the temple is very attractive. Architecture wise it is simple and there are structures left unfinished with lack of information about them.

1  Thank hegdemy3
Reviewed May 1, 2018

Here we find 2 Lingams. One was installed by sage Atri and the other and most important is Atma Linga given by Lord Siva himself to sage Atri which also was installed by sage Atri before the Lingam which he used to do daily pooja....More

5  Thank kiran p
Reviewed June 30, 2017

The temple is not very far from the highway. You can see two lingas in the sanctum sanctorum. One is atmalinga which supposedly changes color three times during the day. You can see this only if you stay the full day. Not much stone carving...More

2  Thank vidyapm
Reviewed March 15, 2016

Apart from other points already covered in other review - if temple is closed do check with any nearby folks, the priest will come if you request - The temple is almost 1acre big,, has seen much better days

3  Thank kraghum
Reviewed January 17, 2016

There is very very good hotel and lodge nearby ie., in NH 4 after Mulbagal 3 kms and very near to the road leading to virupaksha temple . Hotel sree Saravana Bhavan . accommodation and food both are excellent .

3  Thank pilgrim2016
Reviewed December 1, 2015

The 13th century CE Sri Virupaksha Temple is located near Mulbagalu on the Bangalore-Tirupati Highway (110KM from Bangalore). In the sacred sanctum, there are two shiva lingas. One of them called Virupaksha athma Linga, changes its color thrice a day. This Athma Linga is blood...More

4  Thank Sandeep_Roshni
Reviewed April 17, 2015

Lord Virupaksha temple is situated in Virupakshapura in Mulabagilu. This town is proud of possessing the rarest of the rarest Shivalingas in India. The Atmalinga is special miraculous item to be seen here. It changes its color thrice a day. Let me give you brief...More

9  Thank Profvns
Reviewed December 17, 2014

in & around mulbagal are 4 temples. one is anjaneya temple, ganapathi temple, virupaksha temple & varadaraja temple at lakshmipura 16 km away. it is believed that vedantha deshikar stayed at lakshmipura & wrote several works.

3  Thank sreenivasaprasad
Reviewed November 2, 2014

In Mulbagal taluk, the temple is farthest from Bangalore. It’s a nice little live temple and one can watch the puja in the mornings. The temple opens at 10:30. We drove down till this temple. The shrine opens a 10:30. The structure is old and...More

2  Thank columbus1964
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June 18, 2018|
Response from hegdemy3 | Reviewed this property |
We went around 12.30 PM. The temple was open and there were priests.