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Avadhoota Datta Peetham

Datta Nagar | Datta Nagar, Ooty Road, Mysuru (Mysore) 570025, India
+91 821 248 6486
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Don't miss the Shukavana (birds garden)

You will get to see great collection of birds of parrot species here. They have over 500 species... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Bengaluru, India
Peace and Tranquility

An Amazing place in Mysore which is greatly maintained. The Temples are neat and clean and provide... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Founded by His Holiness Sri Ganapathy Sachchidananda Swamiji, Avadhoota Datta Peetham is a world-renowned institution for the social, moral, cultural and spiritual welfare of mankind.
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Datta Nagar | Datta Nagar, Ooty Road, Mysuru (Mysore) 570025, India
+91 821 248 6486

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Reviewed yesterday

You will get to see great collection of birds of parrot species here. They have over 500 species and have a record in Guinness Book of world records. The size of the cages are too small and looks pathetic. You will pity the fate of...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

An Amazing place in Mysore which is greatly maintained. The Temples are neat and clean and provide a divine experience to the visitors. In the Ashram they also have a Bird Park where Children can enjoy and get close to nature. They can also take...More

Thank pradeep b
Reviewed 1 week ago

.. Named After the great Shuka (Parrot) Maharshi (Hindu Mythology) {Wiki for details}, this Ashram is a very genuine place to visit! {Refer to my Photos} .. The entrance is normal (opp to Bonsai Garden - A VERY RARE PLACE) .. Then the Nava Graha...More

Thank Traveller G
Reviewed 2 September 2017

The Avadhoota Datta Peetham is better known locally as the Sachidananda Ashram. The place has achieved popularity in recent years owing to it housing a large aviary called Shuka Vana, where a large number of birds are treated and taken care of. While the Shuka...More

1  Thank iammanish2015
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Divine atmosphere. The majestic Lord Hanuman deity is visible from outside itself. Lord Shiva, Balaji, Ganapathy, Dattatreya, Navagraha and other deities are present. Wonderful Temple maintained very well. The Ashram has a specific area for beautiful birds and trees! The cave Hanuman Temple was a...More

1  Thank Sarveshthinks
Reviewed 25 August 2017

at the foot of the chamundi hills is the ashram. the temple is huge and very very well maintained. there is an atmosphere of peace and harmony. you connect with god when you are there. there is another parth of the ashram which i would...More

1  Thank Deepaknarayan2002
Reviewed 18 August 2017

It's hard to find such a place anywhere, where you get to see ~500 different bird species in a single place. Most of them are Macaws from across the world. You'd be amazed to see such a collection and such big multicoloured birds. Photography is...More

Thank rakhsup
Reviewed 18 August 2017

The Ganapathy Sachidananda Temple complex has lots to offer, the temple of Balaji is very close to Tirumala, the Hanuman statue is also a noted attraction, the best is the Bonsai garden and the Bird Sanctuary with exoctic birds which are on display, overall a...More

Thank venuscindia
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Darts peetham offers a nice Lord Venkataramana temple and Hanuman temple. The complex has a nice collection of parrots called Shukavana. Arrangements exist for one to take pics with parrots. There is also a Bonsai garden and arrangement and collection are good. Besides there is...More

Thank Srinivas B
Reviewed 6 July 2017

I came across a video on Youtube of a Swamiji from Mysore catering to birds in his ashram and having the Guinness record for maximum species of birds in an aviary. That led me to make the journey from Mumbai to Bengaluru and then a...More

1  Thank Yogesh K
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Sudhir B
5 April 2017|
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Response from PankajShende | Reviewed this property |
No photography inside the Shuka Van is not allowed. They will click your photo with the birds at a cost per photo
4 April 2017|
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Response from Jovial D | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they would certainly oblige. You would need to get in touch with them and discuss the issue. However, forgive me for not having their contact details. All the best Thejaswin. J
Sandesh H
20 January 2016|
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Response from Vagabond1949 | Reviewed this property |
There is small entry fee Rs.20 . Once inside the parrots park , you can take snaps with huge macaw sitting on your shoulder or hand for Rs. 300 each. Later, you can feed small colorful parrots inside a large enclosure. As... More