Are you looking for a one day temple trip from Bangalore. Below are temples near bangalore – temples in Chikkaballapur
Chikkaballapura is a small town not very far from Bangalore. It is very near to Bangalore International airport in Devanhalli. The drive to Chikkaballapura is around 1 hr 30 mins from Bangalore.
There are many temples in Chikkabalapura which are of religious and historical importance. Below are temple in Chikkaballapur which you can plan for. You can cover all the temples in single day as well if you plan well.
A newly built temple located at the entrance of Chikkballapur. The temple is dedicated to Lord Anjaneya (Lord Hanuman) and temple architecture is similar to other temples of South India. However it is a grand temple and a good visit. The Lord Anjaneya idol is a old one, but the temple has been built new.
Sri Ranganathaswamy temple is dedicated to Lord Ranganatha ( another name of Lord Vishnu).
The idol of Ranganatha is 4.5 feet in length with Bhoo devi and Neela Devi sitting near the leg. Lord is in Yoga Nidra and his Shesha (Lord Vishnu’s Snake) is spreading his hoods like an umbrella and Vainatheyan is sitting below.
This is a very old temple dedicated to lord Shiva at the foot of Nandi hills. This is one of the oldest temples of Karnatka and is more than a 1000 years old.
The temple premise has 3 main temples – Arunachaleswara, Uma Maheshwara and Bhoga Nandeeshwara.
Yoga Nandeeshwara temple is situated at the top of Nandi Hills. This is another very old and beautiful temple of Lord Shiva and one of the oldest temples in the region and was built by cholas.The temple is supposed to be more than 1000 years old. The presiding deity of this temple is lord shiva.
Hope you are able to find some time and visit these beautiful temples which are also historically significant temples.
Have a blessed trip!
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