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Kotilingeshwara

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Address: Kammasandra Village, India

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Kotilingeshwara ( 100 crores Shivalinga)

It is about 100km from Bangalore. Roads pretty good. Temple was too crowded when we went on Jan1st 2017. Not good hotels near the temple premises although you will find few... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Pavan K
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Bengaluru, India

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is about 100km from Bangalore. Roads pretty good. Temple was too crowded when we went on Jan1st 2017. Not good hotels near the temple premises although you will find few dabas . Foods were ok. Carry enough water. It took hours for us to reach.

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1 Thank Pavan K
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this temple with lot of hopes but disappointed.I personally would love to visit Shiva temple. My personal suggestion to people who want to go there, 1.Carry your own food including water since no good food outlets available. 2.Higly commercial place and you shall visit once for the sake of visiting. 3.The area around is also not very good.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Kotilingeshwara Its the wonderful temple near KGF it has approx 1crore statues of Linga (Lord Shiva) with one Big Statue of Linga And Nandini The nature in that locality is very good... 😊😊

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Thank Rahul S
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Takes 3 hours to reach from Bangalore. Own transport recommended. No decent hotels after Kolar. No hotels after Mulbagal. Road till Mulbagal is 4 lane. 2 lane thereafter till the temple. Better to visit in evenings, 4-6 pm. Can spend 1 hour Max inside the temple.

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Thank RamKishoreK
Bengaluru, India
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Hi We visited kotilingeswara Temple on 11th Nov 2016(Kammasandra, near KGF, karnataka). We started at around 6:30 marathahalli Bangalore. Its around 100 KM from my place, took 2 hr to reach. This Temple is very commercial for linga prathistha (small siva linga) they charged 7500/- and 500 for pooja. Linga prathista starts fromm 7500/- 70000/- based on linga size. The... More 

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5 Thank HariBachala
Bengaluru, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

To visit this place does not need planning. It is near to Bangalore and ideal place for 1 day short trip with family and friends. I left Bangalore @ 9 A.M from HAL and reached at 11.15 A.M. I was amazed after seeing lakhs of Shivlinga and great statue of Nandi. We also visited temples of Mahadev, Vishnu and Brahma.... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

A wonderful place for religious people and especially who are all devoted to Lord shiva. From the KGF bus stand it comes around 7 kms, have good parking and then entry fee. The way is properly structured you can't zig zag or skip, you need to go one by one. The temple priest will tell about the brief of the... More 

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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

My wife and I, left Bangalore on a bright Monday morning (17.10.2016), by Car at around 9 am intending to visit the Industrial Township at Narsapura, Kolar. However, our client called in to reschedule the appointment to post lunch. Accordingly, we decided to head to Kotilingeshwara, which has been long pending on our list of places to visit. We stopped... More 

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3 Thank Krishnaa0205
Bengaluru, India
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

following are "my personal opinions" about this place as per title this is fully commercialized place starting from the entry fee 20/- + 100/- camera (which nobody bothers to check) 3-4 temples are in row in a way that you can't escape or bypass any of them pujari show their arrogant side when we ask to bypass the temple IMO... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We didn't expected that much crowd but still managed to have a good day out and felt so spiritual after darshan.. The road was in good condition until the highway after that huge potholes and a single lane for two ways. But can be managed. Except one food court there is absolutely none until the end ..with children we should... More 

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