Kollur is a popular Hindu pilgrimage center located 40 km from Kundapur Town and about 140 kilometers from Mangalore. The village lies at the foot of the Western Ghats, and is famous for .
The main deity in the temple is the Jyothirlinga (Shiva linga). This Jyotirlinga is in front of the idol of the goddess Mookambika. A line of gold divides this linga into two unequal parts and is only visible in the light reflected sunlight pointed at the linga. The smallest portion of this right linga he would represent Lord Brahma, Lord Vishnu and Lord Shiva (as conscious principles static) and larger left part, Goddess Lakshmi, Goddess Saraswathi and Goddess Parvathi (like the creative energy principles)
It is belived that, Adi Shankaracharya, is said to have installed metal image of the goddess behind the Jyothirlinga. Goddess Mookambika is in the Padmasana posture holding Shanku and Chakra, and shows Abhaya and Varada Mudras.
Possessing a rich history that is more than 800 years old, the Sri Manjunatha Swamy Temple in Dharmasthala, also known as the Dharmasthala Temple is one of the most famous and most respected temples not only in southern India but all across the country. The presiding deity of this religious institution, Manjunatheshwara, is worshipped at this temple in the form of a shivalinga, and people from near and far flock in large numbers to seek his blessings. The river Nethravathi that flows in this region is also a famous attraction in this area, and pilgrims halt especially to take a bath in this river on their way to the temple.
Sringeri is a beautiful town in South India. It is a site having ancient importance as per the legend, Adi Shankaracharya is believed to have selected this place to stay and teach his disciples. There are several beautiful temples built in this region having a sheer place in terms of religious significance. There are several historic temples located in Sringeri and places nearby.
This itinerary is a perfect spiritual tour package to explore the Sringeri Temples along with several other religiously and historically imperative shrines. The major destinations covered in this travel package are Belur, Hiremagalur, Sringeri, Kigga, Hariharapur, Shakatapuram, Halebid, and Belavadi. The major highlights of this trip are visiting Chennakesava Temple, Kodandarama Temple, Shringeshwara Temple, Adi Shankaracharya Sharada Lakshmi Narasimha Peeta, and much more. This tour takes the travelers to beautiful world of engrossing architecture and peaceful world of utter serenity.
Udupi is an important pilgrimage spot in Karnataka. A Tour To Udupi Karnataka is quite popular among the Hidnu pilgrims of South India. Udupi is 381 km from Bangalore and 60 km from Mangalore and is famous for the 12th century saint Madhava who was born here and later built 8 sanyasi mutts in this place and made his birth place a pilgrim site.Important Udupi attractions of tourist interest include Malpe Beach, Krishna Temple and Chandramoulishwar Temple. The Malpe Beach is an ideal picnic spot, which is located at a distance of 6 km from the town. Golden sands of the beach, swinging palm trees and ripples of sea attract a lot of tourists to this place. The Krishna Temple is also a major tourist attraction in Udupi. According to legends, Kanakadasa, a great devotee of Lord Krishna, was not allowed to enter this temple. But, he was ardent worshipper of Lord Krishna and continued his worship
Chikmagalur is a hill station in Karnataka, a state in southwest India. To the north is Baba Budangiri, a mountain range in the Western Ghats, with 3 large caves said to be holy. Trails through forests and grasslands lead up to Mullayanagiri Peak. The cascading Hebbe Falls lie in an area of coffee plantations. The forested Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary, northwest of Chikmagalur, is home to elephants, tigers and leopards.
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