Shri kshetra kukke subramanya temple

India is a holu place where there are follow-ers of different religions. Still there is unity amongthem. Our Culture is rich one. One can very wellunderstand the attitude of Indians through thesereligions. Even foreigners are also amazed to lookat this fantastic culture. Karnataka is 8th largest state in the nation….

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SHRI KSHETRA KUKKE SUBRAMANYA – Kukke Linga

The group of lingas is seen to the north of sanctuary. These are called kukkelingas. people used to keep them in the basket and worship. Hence this name is popular. At present, these lingas are in the back potion or the sanctuary and worshipped there only. Formerly this place was…

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SHRI KSHETRA KUKKE SUBRAMANYA – Ballalraya vigrah

This is a statue of king Ballal. Hoysal Ballal kings ruled in the elecenth century. Later Ikkeri dynast began to rule in this district. But in small districts Ballal kings ruled. Subrahmanya was once the capital of one such Ballal chieftain. There is an interesting story about the instal­lation of…

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SHRI KSHETRA KUKKE SUBRAMANYA – Hosaligamma

To the south of subrahmany temple this is seen. This is a mother goddess. Hosaligamnaa and  urusharaya are the two most important deities here. It is believed that this deity is bodygaurd of lord sri ubrahmanya. Kunkumarchane, mangalarathi, Hanukkah such offerings are done by the devotees. These are ancient temples….

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Darpan theertha

This flows from north to south before the  entrance of the temple. It is believed that the  river is called ‘Darpan teerha1 because of the fact that a “Darpana (mirror) come floating in it.

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SHRI KSHETRA KUKKE SUBRAMANYA – Adi Subrahmanya

Adi subrahmanya situated on the northern side of the outer wall of the temple. Here we see a great ‘valmia’ (anthill) in the sanctuary, worship and offerings are regularly done here. NItya pooje Nandadeep and Naivedya are com-monly done here. Devoted will never miss to visit this temple. It is just 220 yards from the temple….

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SHRI KSHETRA KUKKE SUBRAMANYA – Kashikatte

Here we can see the temples of Anjaneya and Ganapathi. It is just half k.m. away from the temple A big Banyan tree is here and this is providing shelter to visitors. A warm wel­come is given here to sages and big personali­ties. This custom is followed since ancient times….

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SHRI KSHETRA KUKKE SUBRAMANYA – Biladwara

It is very near to the main temple. This is a most sacted place. This is on the way to kumardhara. Vasuki hid here and prayed to Garuda. There are two ways to the cave, viz, one from the south and the other from north. The tunnel that goes to…

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SHRI KSHETRA KUKKE SUBRAMANYA – Kumardhara River

Formerly this was called Maheenadi and then Dara. This a Speciality of its own. The water of this river was used for anointing kumaraswamy, then it is called kumaradhara. Once if a man who is affected by skin disease is taken bath here, soon that will wash away. It is having a…

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SHRI KSHETRA KUKKE SUBRAMANYA – Matsya theertha

It is one and half mile away from the temple. Ttis is very deep and we can find number of fishes. Hence it is being called matsyateertha. This is the place where the Avabratha of sri subrahmanya swami takes, the devotees do not fall to take bath here.

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SHRI KSHETRA KUKKE SUBRAMANYA – Kulkunda

This is just two miles, away from the temple, cattle fair is very famous. We cannot see such a big fair anywhere in the district. This fair runs for a period of 15 days, i.e, from karthika should pournami to karthika bahula Amavasya. cattle from different places gather here, and they sell to malbar farmers.

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SHRI KSHETRA KUKKE SUBRAMANYA – Kumar parvatha

This mountain is in the western that, and it is above 4000 height. It is towards the east of the temple To reach the mountains. Peak, one has to cross 18k.m. distance. This is a worth seeing place, one will enjoy the real beauty. This is possible, who are having…

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