| Kotilingeshwara Temple, Kolar
Kotilingeshwara Temple, Kolar
Kotilingeshwara temple is located at Kammasandra village around 6 km away from KGF bus stand. Regular buses are available to and fro. The speciality of this temple is it has 1 crore Shiva lingas(statues) in various shapes. People visiting this temple make wishes and if their wishes come true then they install a Shiva linga in their name. Lingas are available in various denominations costing in between Rs 3000 - Rs 50,000.
The temple also have various other deities like Shantoshi maa etc. At the middle there is a huge 110 feet shiva linga and a Nandi in granite. Also, there is a tree wherein you can tie a rope after you perform puja(prayer) with the rope and can make wish as you like. The temple is an awesome sight with Shiva lingas all over.
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Bangalore to Kotilingeshwara Temple Bus Services
KSRTC buses available from Kotilingeshwara Temple from Bangalore to Kolar from Kalasipalayam, Majestic and Shanti Nagar Bus Stand. Distance from Pavagada, Karnataka to Kotilingeshwara Temple, Kodilingam Temple Road, Ghattakamadenahalli, Karnataka is 213.5 km and travelling takes around 4 h 13 min via NH44.