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Kukke Subramanya Temple, Subramanya

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Hidden amid picturesque rivers, mountains, and forests lies Kukke Subramanya Temple, an opulent holy site dedicated to the lord of all serpents. Pilgrims have to cross the nearby Kumaradhara River in order to cleanse themselves and receive permission to view the temple's divine idol and perform rituals. See the Garuda pillar between the entrance and the sanctorum--a birdlike figure that glows in silvery white and grants protection to devotees circumambulating it. Once you pass both the inner and outer hall, you'll reach the sanctorum of Sri Subrahmanya, where devotees offer ritual worship. Reach the easily accessible temple via train, bus, or taxi. To visit Kukke Subramanya Temple on your trip to Subramanya, use our Subramanya itinerary builder.
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  • We were lucky to visit the temple when the crowd was less. The temple office did give us proper directions to perform rituals. The seva counter has details of various seas well displayed. The atmosphe...  more »
  • Do not want to repeat what others have said as most of the positive reviews are true to the dot. Just adding a few more details. 1. Plan and finalise well in advance ( atleast 3 weeks before) so that ...  more »
  • I have visited the temple yesterday with my family. We all went to Dharmasthala and came to Kukke for the night stay and Darshan. I was very much pleased to look at the arch, with the river flowing at...  more »
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  • I DON'T HAVE WORD'S TO TELL DESCRIPTION Of THIS DIVINE PLACE VERY VERY POPULAR VERY VERY BEAUTIFUL VERY POWERFUL DEITY'S SHREE KUKKE SUBRAHMANYA SWAMY IS ALSO CALLED KARTIKAYA BROTHER OF LORD SHREE GANESHA THIS PLACE IS VERY IMPORTANT BECAUSE IF YOU'RE FACING SARPADOSHA IT CAN BE CURED HEAR IF YOU PERFORM SARVA SARPA SANSARA POOJA HEAR ALL PROBLEMS Will be SOLVED IT IS very Very TRUE MANY POPULAR ACTOR LIKE ASHWARYA RAI ,AMITABH BACHAN CRICKETER SACHIN TENDULKAR MANY MANY CELEBRATEY COMES TO PERFORM POOJA HEAR VISIT ONCE YOU WILL NEVER forget about This PLACE JAI SHREE KARTIKAYA MURGAN KI HAR OM HARA JAI THANKS
  • Yesterday i had gone to kukke sree subramanya is very amazing my experience is very impressive and it highlly at kumara parvatha at kukke subramanya nice senerry nice such a beautifull place
  • also Dharmasthala is an Indian temple town on the banks of the Nethravathi River in the Belthangadi taluk of the Dakshina Kannada district in Karnataka, India. It is also a panchayat
  • I don't know why this place is famous but a must visit if u wanna see some orthodox(wayyy too much) brahmins in action 10/10 will visit for their pure devotion