Goravanahalli Mahalakshmi Temple
Goravanahalli is one of the popular pilgrim centers located in the Koratagere taluk of Tumkur district of Karnataka. The village houses the Goddess Mahalakshmi. This unique temple attracts many pilgrims throughout the year. Sri Mahalakshmi Temple, situated in Goravanahalli, is the abode of Goddess Mahalakshmi, goddess of wealth and prosperity. Goravanahalli is situated at about 80 Kms from Bangalore and 30 Kms from Tumkur. Distance from Davangere to Goravanahalli, Karnataka is 221.8 km and takes around 3 h 16 min via NH48.
Goravanahalli is famous for Goravanahalli Mahalakshmi Temple. Goravanahalli Mahalakshmi Temple is dedicated to goddess Mahalakshmi. It is believed that the idol of Shri Mahalakshmi is self originated. Special pooja's will be performed on Fridays. Free lunch is provided daily for the devotees.
Tuesdays and Fridays are considered auspicious for pooja of Goddess Mahalakshmi; hence poojas on this day are elaborate and beautiful to witness. Pilgrims come from all over to get a glimpse of Goddess Mahalakshmi especially on Tuesdays and Fridays. Free lunch is provided everyday to devotees.
Sri Mahalakshmi Temple Goravanahalli
Theeta Post, Koratagere Taluk
Tumkur Dist, Karnataka
Phone Number: +91 8138-237509
Apart from Mahalakshmi, there are also shrines of Goddess Marikamba and Manchala Nagappa, the snake god in Goravanahalli. Goravanahalli temple is all surrounded by greenery and Theetha reservoir is nearby. People after visiting the temple, go for walk around Theetha reservoir. Theetha resevervoir is built for Suvarnamukhi river and it is also one of the attractions of the place. Other famous temples at Goravanahalli are Oni Nagappa and Renukamba Temple.
How to reach Goravanahalli
By Bus: Goravanahalli is 80 Kms away from Bangalore, 10 Kms away from Koratagere and 30 Kms away from Tumkur. Goravanahalli is well connected by roads. KSRTC Buses & Private Buses have daily services to Goravanahalli from Bangalore. From Kempegowda Bus Stand Platform No.3 there are buses to Goravanahalli, every half an hour. One should take turn towards Goravanahalli at Dabaspet on Bangalore - Tumkur road (highway). Please check the driving directions link below, if you are planning to drive to Goravanahalli. Distance from Hoskote to Goravanahalli Lakshmi Temple, Karnataka is 98.7 km and takes around 2 h 9 min via NH 207.
By Rail: Nearest Railway stations are Tumkur and Bangalore.
By Air: Nearest Airport is Bangalore Airport.
Important Places near Goravanahalli
Tourist places around Goravanahalli are Devarayanadurga, Madhugiri, Siddaganga, Shivaganga and Siddara betta.
Route Map Driving Directions from Bangalore to Goravanahalli
Rivers near Goruvanahallii Lakshmi Temple
Shimsha River is at a distance of 120 km from Goravanahalli Lakshmi Temple Main Road, Bodabandenahalli and travel time is around 2 h 31 min via Kunigal-Maddur Road and SH 3. Distance from Swarnamukhi River, Srikalahasti, Andhra Pradesh to Goravanahalli, Karnataka is 322 km and travel time is around 6 h 32 min via NH205.
KSRTC buses to Goravanahalli -