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Bull Temple

Bugle Hill, Bull Temple Rd, Basavangudi, Bengaluru, India
+91 94380 54636
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Located in Basavanagudi, this temple (built by Kempegowda in the Dravidian style) contains a huge granite monolith of Nandi. The temple grounds also host the annual groundnut fair in November/December. The nearby Dodda Ganesha Temple and Bugle Rock Garden also can be visited.
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Bugle Hill, Bull Temple Rd, Basavangudi, Bengaluru, India
+91 94380 54636
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Its less crowded and neater for a temple. Liked the simplicity and no-frill to approach to their temple management. People who govern this leave the temple for the gods and devotees and do not keep an eye on their wallet share!

Thank PraseedV
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Here we will fell the traditional emotional feelings. It will give positive energy and peaceful environment.

Thank naveena1992
Reviewed 1 week ago

Its one of the oldest temple built in Dravidian style. You will find big ganesha temple at the entrance and the Nandi is just 150 steps walkable surrounded by bugle park , diagonally opposite to BMS college. Every year there will be a groundnut fair...More

Thank chitrabhaskaran
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a temple with a huge statue of Bull-Nandi, of the deity Shiva. At the entrance is a Ganapati temple. After just about 200 steps, you are in front of the Bull - Nandi! and it's awesome!

Thank sanjiv K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

woorth a visit we were overwhelmed by the friendliness of the staff so helpful to us weterners, for reasons unbeknown to me my wife and i also became an attraction as everyone wanted a selfi with us!!! do try the cafe opposite for excellent streetfood,...More

Thank marc l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is one of the 7 biggest monolith Bull statue in India. One of the oldest statue in Bangalore and a famous one indeed. One of the Must visit temple in Bangalore

Thank Vikas P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One can club the visit to bul temple along with lalbagh, as the location is barely 2.5-3 km from lalbagh...adjacent to the dodda ganapati temple.... its very popular and considered to be the biggest bull temple in india.... usually very silent.....only issue is that there...More

Thank santuTravelBuff
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you can only visit one temple in Bangalore, this should be the one. It's close to other temples, which helps, but it feels less commercial and more sacred than many sites. Be sure o note the obelisk in front and the garden of "Shiva's...More

Thank Rebekkah C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Its nandi temple .its 4 km from majestic busstand .near to doda ganapathi temple .its small temple but big nandi statue.

Thank Gopigsr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This temple built by Kempe gowda in the 1st Century is an architectural marvel and the big bull (Nandi) statue was awesome. This is a must-visit in Bengaluru.

Thank Aaqarsh
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Muralidhara K
27 June 2017|
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Response from Basavaraja B | Reviewed this property |
FREE Entry and Bull Temple Bangalore Timings Day Timing All days 6:00 am – 12:00 Noon Break Evening 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Megha M
24 May 2017|
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Response from vassunthi | Reviewed this property |
6 am to 1 pm & 5 pm to 9 pm