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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 January 2017
Pavan K
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Bengaluru, India

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Blessed to visit this temple on Maha Siva rathri. Once you enter into village , you will find huge car parking space, temple is fully surrounded with cops as huge crowd expected on this day. Looks like in normal days there won't be that crowd. It took 30 mins to visit all 3 important temples in the premises , normal... More 

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Thank Munikumar R
Bengaluru, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this place after visiting Chikka Tirupati. It takes around 2hrs 15min to reach this place from Chikka Tirupati. 1) This place has good parking facility. 2) One can observe that many people have installed Shiv-Lingas, even politicians. 3) This place also has a Balaji Temple inside and is good. 4) Entry fee is Rs.20 per head 5) One can... More 

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Thank Siddhu87
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Kotilingeshwara Temple is the famous temple of Lord Lingeshwara and is situated in the Kolar district of Karnataka on the Bangarapet-Bethamangala road. It is very easily reachable from Bangalore via Kolar. The temple is famous for the numerous and uncountable shiva-lings in the temple premises. It is said that there are lakhs and lakhs of lingas installed there with many... More 

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1 Thank Pankaj A
Bengaluru, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

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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2 Thank Pavan K
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 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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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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