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Kukke Subramanya Temple

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Address: Sullia Taluk,Dakshina Kannada District, | Karnataka ,India, Subramanya 574238, India
Phone Number: +91 82572 81224
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A very quaint and rustic pilgrim centre

The very place is peaceful and calm. The temple is well maintained and the management is doing a pretty fine job, which is evident from the way things are organised.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The very place is peaceful and calm. The temple is well maintained and the management is doing a pretty fine job, which is evident from the way things are organised.

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Bengaluru, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Kukke environment is very pleasant. But if your are looking forward to do pooja like sarpa samskara, ashlesha bali and naga pratistha, one needs to be prepared for overwhelming crowd. For sarpa samskara pooja, they recommend accommodation at Ashlesha. However guys at the counter are very rude. No respect for elders, no control on speech and above all not at... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kukke Subramanya temple is an ancient temple attracting devotees all round the year. The temple is known for Lord Subramanya giving refuge to divine servant Vasuki and the main idol depicts it. The temple is surrounded by a well developed village now turning into a town with several hotels. The temple sanctum is maintained in the same additional way and... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was there at this temple just the last week with my family. We had gone to perform a specififc puja and what was very heartening and comforting was the polite and kind demeanor of all the priests, cooks, helpers etc. Unlike most other sacred places, where asking for money after the completion of the rituals is rather menacing, here,... More 

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Thank Chikititha
Bengaluru, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Kukke Subramanya temple is very serene and has a very calming effect. If you are on a pilgrimage towards Dakshina Kannada, you cannot miss it. A very peaceful and calm temple town. The drive from Bangalore to Kukke takes about 5 hours 30 minutes via Hassan. The weather is quite pleasant (October end). The travelers who drive down on the... More 

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Thank Srinath R
Bengaluru, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Ancient temple on the hills of western ghats. If you take train you have to hire a auto auto riksha to reach the town, which takes 20-25 minutes ride (expensive). The temple is crowded during special occasions (check website) and morning hours. If you wish to avoid long hours of line up for darshan visit during working days. If you... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Good place to watch and stay children are very happy head due to elephant in side the temple there is Prasad [meals] in temple and rooms also so cheep to stay

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

The Subramanya temple is reached by road and railways easily from Bangalaore. The Railway station is 12 km from the temple and autos are available. The temple has many private hotels and guest houses and accommodation will not be a problem, if you are travelling with family. The temple provides prasadam twice a day. Temple closed by 8:30 PM.

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Thank Manjunath P
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This place is known for Sarpa Sanskara which is a ritual performed for and kind of Naga doshas.... This is why lot of people visit this place and get blessed from Lord Subramanya and get relieved from Sarpa Doshas

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

This place is really nice and has many small temples inside. Known for removing sarpa dosha...and gives you Good feel.

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