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Srikanteshwara Temple

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Address: Nanjangud, Mysuru (Mysore), India
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+91 82212 25383
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06:00 - 13:00
16:00 - 20:30
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Mon - Fri 06:00 - 13:00
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Nanjangud temple

Our visit to this historical temple was memorable as improvemts are vast and good. Nice idea is about constantly flowing water near the main entry. Inside many lingas and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Our visit to this historical temple was memorable as improvemts are vast and good. Nice idea is about constantly flowing water near the main entry. Inside many lingas and different deities add glamour to the place. In the sanctum sanctorium peace one get -in my case-was full of vibrations whic can not be described with words. Historical fact connected with... More 

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Madhya Pradesh, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Built in the traditional Dravidian style of temple architecture,Sri kanteshwara temple has 121 statues of the various form of Lord Shiva along with 65 lingams.The temple reflects the local culture and tradition of Mysore.

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Thank kmegha911
bangalore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016

This is our house god and we visit atleast 2-3 times a year.Largest temple in karnataka with srikanteswara and parvathi are main ones.Most of the times crowded and temple has its own charm.Have always have special attachment and always visit on a happy or difficult times.

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Kolkata, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Loved the intricate carvings. Lots of gold also used in building this temple. Very popular with tourists.

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Thank woofer00
Mumbai
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

A little off the Mysuru-Ooty highway, this temple is also known as the Dakshin Kashi. The temple is believed to be between 500 and 1000 years old. According to the local legend, the soil and the water of the Kabini (Kapila) river across the road possess healing powers, and locals take a holy dip on certain occasions. The temple is... More 

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Thank The_Junkie
manchester
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

The temples take your breath away so much work goes into building them and the carvings are hand made. Lots of gold to be seen When you go to the temple like most places of worship be prepared for the cows walking around and mingling among the crowds

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Thank clairannie
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

The Srikanteshwara Temple at Nanjangud is a must visit for all Shiva devotees. The Lord, in the form of a Linga, is just amazing and it one of the most popular tourist destinations. Folks who are on holiday around Mysuru, can cover this as part of their tour. The spectacular Gopura (Temple tower), in Dravidian style, is quite spellbinding with... More 

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Thank Karthik I
Bengaluru, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Lord Srikanteshwara is the presiding deity of Nanjangudu. The place is of historical as well as religious significance. The architecture of the temple is exquisite and requires special mention. Kapila river running through the town adds to the serenity of the place. Dasoha program of the temple provides delicious food for the tourists.

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Thank yv_Shastry
Hyderabad, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

This temple is about 40 kms from Mysore at Nanjangud. If u have the time ,this place is a must see. The architecture is very unique , intricate , detailed and grandiose. The temple is very big and has a nice spiritual feel to it. There is a huge statue of Lord Shiva outside the temple that has been made... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

If you have the time, this temple should not be missed. The architecture itself is a treat to your eyes, besides well maintained temple complex inside. There is a huge Shiva statue at a distance of 100 meters from this temple. Places is full of beggars and you have to be careful about it.

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