What is Nanjangud famous for?

the Srikanteshwara Temple
Nanjangud is famous for the Srikanteshwara Temple located here. Nanjangud is also called Dakshina Kashi (southern Kashi). This town is also famous for a type of banana grown in the region called the Nanjanagoodu rasabale.

What is the special in Nanjangud temple?

The “Dodda Jaathre” festival at Nanjangud by temple attracts thousands of devotees. The festivities in the fair include five colorful chariots that are pulled by devotees on a path called the ratha beedi.

Which temple is known as Dakshina Kashi?

Popularly known as the Dakshina Kashi the Thrikkanad temple is located on the shores of Arabian sea, about 1km from Bekal. The temple is devoted to Lord Shiva and is known for its various customs and rituals performed for the well – being of the souls of the dead.

How many km is nanjangud?

Distance Between Mysore to Nanjangud

Distance between Mysore to Nanjangud by Road is 23 Kms
Travel Time from Mysore to Nanjangud by Road is 0:31 hrs
Nearest Airport in Mysore Kempegowda International Airport (12.3, 76.64)
Nearest Airport in Nanjangud Mandakalli airport (12.12, 76.68)

Which is the biggest temple in Karnataka?

Most famous temples of Karnataka

  • Shri Agnidurga Gopalakrishna Maha kala Bhairava Temple, Karamogaru, Mangaluru.
  • Shri Kadri Manjunatha Temple, Mangaluru.
  • Shri Ranganathaswamy Temple, Srirangapatna.
  • Shri Chamundeswari Temple, Mysore.
  • Navagraha Jain Temple, Hubli.
  • Shri Mangaladevi Temple, Mangaluru.

How many industries are there in Nanjangud?

Nanjangud has many favourable factors to house an industrial corridor like its proximity to Tamil Nadu and Kapila river. At present, the district has about 20,000 small scale, 200 medium scale and 120 export industries which are registered.

Who built alampur Temple?

the Badami Chalukyas rulers
These temples date to 7th to 8th century CE and were built by the Badami Chalukyas rulers who were patrons of art and architecture. The sacredness of Alampur Temple is mentioned in the Skanda Purana.

Which temple is known as Dakshina Varanasi in Kerala?

Hailed as the ” Dakshina Varanasi”, Aiyarappar Temple is said to be more than 2000 yrs old.

How can I reach Mysore to Madikeri?

The quickest way to get from Mysore Junction to Madikeri is to taxi which costs ₹2,600 – ₹3,100 and takes 1h 41m. Is there a direct bus between Mysore Junction and Madikeri? Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Mysore and arriving at Coorg Old Private Bus Stand. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day.

Which is the smallest temple in Karnataka?

Hoysaleswara Temple

Hoysalesvara Temple
Deity Shiva
Location Halebidu
State Karnataka

Which river is near to alampur?

Tungabhadra River
Alampur is a sleepy town situated on the banks Tungabhadra River, in the state of Telangana.