Gundlupet Sri Vijayanarayana swamy temple :

God and Godess :

  • Vijayanarayana swamy
  • Lakshmi devi
  • Lord garuda
  • Lord Hanuman

Location :

Gundlupet Vijayanarayana swamy temple,
Gundlupete Town,
Chamarajanagar district – 571111,
Karnataka.

Timings :

06:00 AM to 08:00 PM

Temple History :

The Vijayanarayana Temple is located in the town of Gundlupete of Chamarajanagar district in Karnataka state. The temple, dedicated to Lord Narayana (Janardana) and situated within the fort, has been enlarged in stages at different times 10th to 15th century AD. This granite temple has on plan a Garbagriha, a Sukanasi, a Navaranga and a mandapa. The adhisthana in the region of Navaranga has the usual moldings over which rises the wall treated with slender pilasters. The original Mukhamandapa appears to have had lateral entrances in the south and north now closed by another pillared ornate Mandapa. The temple is known for the decorated ornate mandapa in front with beautiful pillars supporting the bracket figures and warriors on lions.The temple also contains figures of Anantha, Garuda, Vishvaksena, Hanuman and a number of flowers.

Festivals :

  • Vaikuntha Ekadasi
  • Vasanthotsavaa

Ticket price for rituals, darshanams & special sevas :

  • Archana
  • Abhisheka
  • Astottara
  • Mangalaharathi

Nearest Temples Around Gundlupet Sri Vijayanarayana swamy temple :

  • Kalale Sri Kalale LakshmiKanta Swamy Temple – Mysore District – 32.00 km
  • Mysore Sri Sweta Varaha Swamy temple – Mysore District – 57.00 km
  • Ooty Mariamman temple – Nilgiri district – 68.00 km
  • Somanathapura Sri Chennakesava Swamy Temple – Mysore District – 77.00 km
  • Melkote Cheluvanarayana swamy temple – Mandya district – 116.00 km
  • Nagamangala Sri SoumyaKesava Swamy Temple – Mandya district – 130.00 km
  • Basaralu Sri Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple – Mandya district – 131.00 km
  • Govindanahalli Sri PanchaLingeswara Temple – Mandya district – 137.00 km

Nearest Bus Stations :

  • Gundlupete – 1.00 km
  • Begur – 15.00 km
  • Nanjangud – 36.00 km

Nearest Railwaystations :

  • Chamarajanagara – 34.00 km
  • Nanjangud – 37.00 km

Nearest Airports :

  • Calicut International Airport, Kozhikode – 142.00 km
  • Kannur International Airport, Kannur – 157.00 km
  • Coimbatore International Airport,Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu – 164.00 km
  • Kempegowda International Airport, Bangalore – 246.00 km
  • Cochin International Airport,Cochin/kochi – 255.00 km

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