Kadri Manjunath Temple, Mangalore

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One of the oldest shrines in South India, Kadri Manjunath Temple features spectacularly diverse scenery. At the back of this colorful temple, a natural spring on an elevated platform drops water into nine ponds of different sizes, where devotees bathe before entering. Originally built between the 10th and 11th centuries as Buddhist temple, the complex was converted into a Hindu shrine by the 13th century, featuring numerous statues of deities. Set in the rural Kadri Hills some 4 km (2.6 mi) away from the densely populated Mangalore, the ancient site offers a picturesque scene of natural beauty. Make Kadri Manjunath Temple part of your personalized Mangalore itinerary using our Mangalore journey planning website .
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  • Kadiri Manjunath Temple is one of the old Temples in Mangalore dedicated to Lord Shiva. It is supposed to have been built around 11th century and renovated later. All rituals are performed in traditio...  more »
  • Kadri Manjunath Temple dedicated to Lord Shiva (Manjunatha) is one of the most famous and oldest temples in Mangalore. This temple located in the Kadri Hills is believed to have been built during the ...  more »
  • The temple is observing good rituals despite of adopting to modern atmosphere. The aarti performed is worth watching. The puja, rituals and temple atmosphere is pleasant and devoted. Ample parking spa...  more »
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  • Really really worth spending time over here, if you want to connect spiritually and want to do some trekking it's your must see place. It's very evident Parasuram got the axe from Lord Shiva after severe tapas. Mobiles should be kept switched off.
  • It's a peaceful place It's a beautiful place to visit It's one of the historical place Initially Lord Shiva linga was found in Kadri temple which was later taken to Dharmasthala .
  • A great temple situated in a serene atmosphere. The temple has the one of the finest bronze statue of Shiva known as Trilokeshwara. There are many deities around the temple and there is a separate shrine for Ganesha.
  • The best place..and it have good name for reasons. And many things must watch here
  • The temple of Kadri Manjunatha on the hills of Kadri is a very beautiful and popular temple in Mangalore. It is said to be built during the 10th or 11th century. It has Seven Kundas or Ponds, above temple a great height and a place where always water flows in a small spot. Which is given to devotees as theertha.

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