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Sri Mookambika Temple, Kollur

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Learn about the history and mythology behind Sri Mookambika Temple, a Hindu shrine dedicated to the goddess of fertility and love. As the stories go, a demon once harassed various deities at this temple until the goddess Mookambika killed him and restored peace. When you visit, look for a golden sword gifted to the temple by a popular Indian actor. To avoid crowds and join in prayers, visit early in the morning. Remember to dress appropriately--women may want to carry a shawl to wear inside the temple. Using our online itinerary creator, Kollur attractions like Sri Mookambika Temple can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Mookambika is one of a temple were parashurama made.pilgrims for best tourist and Nice place of all. Blessing feature available better than other temples.  more »
  • sri mookambika temple is very divine place .located 28 km from byndoor mookambika road station in konkan railway. surrounded by kodachadri mountain .best place to relax for a couple of nights and reju...  more »
  • The temple and everything is gr8.. The radhams are good wood work.. the rituals all good.. Buttttt.. Never have a dip in the holy water in the river near by.. it is highly polluted.. Stagnant sort of ...  more »
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  • Really loved this temple, glad that I got to visit this one. The temple is big enough and inside it there were huge Bulls, it was fascinating to see them. There many people visiting seemingly it's a devine place. The men were asked to take their shirts/t-shirts off, I took off too and everyone got a clear view of my fat belly. As we went inside along with the line, entrance was great, nice carving work on rock, metal work etc. The core interior nice and felt pleasant. The exterior also had carvings on rocks with idols.
  • The Mookambika Temple, Kollur, Udupi District in Karnataka is dedicated to goddess Parvathi. The temple situated on the banks of holi river Souparnika is around 135km from Mangalore, well connected to Kerala, Karnataka and Tamilnadu. Navarathri festival is famous here. Children were brought here for their 'choroonu' (annaprasan) and Vidhyarambham on any day throughout the year. The 'kashayam' served as prasadam after the night pooja is made of ginger, pepper, cardamom, lavang and Jaggery. Free lunch and dinner are provided to the visiting devotees at the temple premises. A lot of accommodation facilities are available by temple trust and others. Nearest railway station is Baindoor. From Mangalore enough buses are available from Railway Station and Bus station.
  • It is one of the most sacred temples in karnataka , mostly visited by keralites but it is believed as one of the most powerful hindu goddess
  • The Kollur Mookambika Temple is a most famous Hindu temple dedicated to Mookambika Devi Located in karnataka state. It is an ancient temple stimated to be at least 1200 years old . It is one of most popular pilgrimage in south India . There are large no of pilgrims visiting here eavery day.
  • A must visit in a lifetime to see the Goddess. The Temple is surrounded by greenery and facilities for a night stay in the place(Hotels) are good. Maintenance of temple and cleanliness by temple authority is too good. Bad impression resides with the people who provides bad quality of food (Hotels near by temple.)