Vidyaranyapura Sri Kalika durgaparameswari temple :

God and Godess :

  • Vijaya Durga ammanavaru
  • Saneeswara swamy
  • Navagrahas

Location :

Vidyaranyapura Sri Kalika DurgaParameswari Temple,
9th Cross Rd,Bel 6th Block, Vidyranyapura,
Bangalore / Bengalur city,
Bangalore urban district-560097,

Timings :

6am to 8.30pm

Temple History :

Sri Kalika Durga Parameshwari Temple is located at Vidyaranyapura, Bangalore. This temple is one of the outstanding temples of Bangalore. The temple is dedicated to goddess Kalika Durga Parameshwari. The supreme Goddess is worshiped in this temple is the incarnation of Sri Durga Parameshwari, resplendent with a feeling that radiates far afield. A mere glimpse of this divine mother is sufficient to chase away any ill effects for the thronging devotees and lead in happiness & prosperity in their lives. The Gateway Tower (Gopura) of the temple stands out as the sheer height, this is 108 feet tall. The Temple complex of Sri Kalika Durga Parameshwari temple additionally houses the shrines of Lord Mahaganapathy, Lord Nartaka Krishna, Lord Subramanya Swamy, and Lord Narasimha Swamy in a single cluster. The other deities include Goddess Vijaya Durga, Lord Saneeshwara, Navagrahas (9 Planets) and Goddess Navadurga, all housed in independent sanctum sanctorums.

The temple is also referred as Swetha Kshetra. Sri Kalika Durga Parameshwari Temple at Vidyaranyapura had a modest beginning in the year 1988. It had been the ambitious vision of the founder of the temple, Late Sri. Ramu Sastry, a result of which the holy temple exists in its present majesty. Ever since inception of this temple, there has not been a single day when devotees haven’t visited the temple to get a glimpse of the magnificent divine mother.The “Mahabhishekham” which is done on every Sunday, attracts huge gathering of devotees from different part of the city and is a legend in itself. The temple has witnessed huge progress when it comes to infrastructure, services that is offered by the devotees as well as the poojas carried out, ever from the time when its humble inauguration. The peaceful feel of this temple environment exudes immense mental peace as well as strength. A visit to this holy temple leaves the devotee with a exclusive feeling of empowerment. We recommend you to personally experience the magnificence of this Divine Mother plus get her blessings.

Festivals :


Ticket price for rituals, darshanams & special sevas :

  • Mahabhishekam
  • Archana
  • Special poojas
  • Kumkumarchane

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Nearest Bus Stations :

Kempegowda Bus station – 14 km

Nearest Railwaystations :

  • Yeswanthpur – 8.1 km
  • Bangalore – 15 km

Nearest Airports :

  • Kempegowda international Airport – 26 km
  • Tirupathi – 275 km

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