| Ghati Subramanya
Ghati Subramanya is is an ancient Hindu temple, 45 kms away from Bangalore towards Dodda Ballapur situated on the outskirts of Bangalore near Tubagere. Ghati Subramanya has a recorded history of more than 600 years. Ghati Subramanya Temmple was first developed by the Ghorpade rulers of Sandur who ruled parts of Bellary. Though direct buses are available, they are not frequent. Ghati Subramanya Swamy Temple Doddaballpuram Location, Seva List including Ashlesha Bali Pooja and Sarpa Samskara, Pooja timings, KSRTC Bus Route Map from Bangalore road condition, Postal Address, hotels contact number are detailed here.
The uniqueness of this temple is that the prime deity "Lord Karthikeya" (Subramanya), is found together with "Lord Narasimha". According to mythology, both idols are believed to have emerged from the earth. It is also an important centre in South India for snake worship. Special rituals are performed during Brahmarathotsava on the day of Pushya shudda Shashti. Narasimha Jayanti is the other major festival celebrated here.
From here the route for the night trek to the Nandi hills starts. Just after walking a few meters from the main place you can see the shining lights of the Nandi Hills. Keeping them as the markers, the wild track begins. Good torch, thick cotton full covering clothing is very much necessary. Do keep good food with you for the road, because small tea shops are only available.
Ghati Subramanya Temple Pooja Timings: Morning pooja at Ghati Subramanya Temple Starts at 7.30 am, if you reach at this time the crowd will be less. If you are interested to do Abisheakam, you should wait up to 10.30 am. Ghati Subramanya Seva List incluing Sarpa Samskara Function. Ghati Subramanya Temple Timings on Thursday & Tuesday.
Buses to Ghati Subramanya: Ghati Subramanya from Majestic, Bangalore by road. Condition of the road is partially good.
Postal Address of Ghati Subramanya Temple:
Shri Subrahmanya Temple
S.S. Ghati Post,