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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  • This temple history goes back to mythology when Lord Parashuram's penance brought Lord Shiva here. Its a serene and spiritually powerful 'lingam'. Aarti is beautifully conducted and the premise is kep...  more »
  • Kadri Manjunath Temple is a shiva temple. Footwear, luggage and other things can be kept outside the temple and is reliable. Inside there are many diety main being the Shiva. There is water continuous...  more »
  • It's a religious historical place. Very ancient bronze statue of Shiva and giant Hanumana statue are there. Natural holy spring comes out from "Gomukha" and there are five "kunda" for holy bath. Many ...  more »
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  • Very old fantastic temple, the idol in Dharmastala has been taken from here according to the local sources.
  • A very serene and clean temple., With vast open spaces. The surroundings are green and gives you a peaceful experience.
  • According to a local citizen, this temple is built before Dhamasthala Manjunatheshwara swamy temple. Anyhow, it is a Fantastic structure, cool and calm place.
  • One of the oldest sacred temples of India, the shivalinga of dharmasthala was transferred from this place .
  • An amazing place. Not crowded. Must visit temple .

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