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Shri Kamakshi Sharada Temple
Sri Kodandashrama Mutt Hebbur, Kunigal

Shri Kamakshi Sharada Temple managed by Shri Kodandashrama Mutt of Hebbur, is situated near Kunigal Taluk, Tumkur district of Karnataka. Hebbur is situated at about 23 kms from Tumkur and 15 Kms from Kunigal on the Tumkur - Kunigal road.

It is believed that the place had a large population of tigers and hence came to be known as Hebbur. It is said that the Shri Chakra, which has a unique presence at the Mutt, was found in a well in the olden days by a devotee and was handed over to Sri Kodandaramashrama Swamiji, who got a temple constructed for the Sri Chakra.

The main deity of the temple is Goddess Kamakshi Sharadamba. The image of Goddess Kamakshi Sharada is a beautiful stone idol with intricate sculpture. Kamakshi Sharada with her four hands holds Pasha, Ankusha, Pustaka and Akshamala (clockwise). This main deity is installed on a stone Sri Chakra Peetham on a square block consisting Pancha Pretasana or Pancha Brahma Manchasana (Brahma, Vishnu, Rudra, Ishwara and Sadashiva).

Shri Chakra:
The unique shape of Shri Chakra at the temple is known as the abode of Goddess Adi Parashakti. It is believed that this Sri charka to be more than 300 years old which is made in Pancha loha.

Free lunch is provided daily for the devotees.

How to reach Hebbur:
Hebbur it is about 90 kms from Bangalore and has to be reached via Kunigal on NH-47 (Bangalore-Mangalore Highway). One should take right turn towards Tumkur and cover about 15 kms to reach Hebbur on Kunigal.

Local transportation is available from Kunigal to Hebbur.

Distances from Hebbur:
1. Kunigal: 15 Kms (Taluk head quarters)
2. Tumkur: 23 Kms (District head quarters)
3. Bangalore: 90 kms

Nearest Railway Station: Tumkur and Bangalore

Nearest Airport: Bangalore

Address:
Shri Kamakshi Sharada Temple
Sri Kodandashrama Math,
Hebbur - 572 120
Tumkur District,
Karnataka, INDIA





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