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Mahabaleswara Temple

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Main Street, Gokarna, India
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The lord Shiva Aathmalinga

The Aathmalinga taken by Ravana with his penance, was grounded here by Lord Ganesha. Ravana tried... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bengaluru, India
Shiva Temple (Atma lingam)

This temple is one of the ancient Shiva temple, Where we can do abhishekams on Atmalingam... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Aathmalinga taken by Ravana with his penance, was grounded here by Lord Ganesha. Ravana tried removing the Lingam but went in vain. Astonished by the power of the God, he named the Lord Mahabaleshwara (The one with high power) and leaves Nice queue system...More

Thank ss2787
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This temple is one of the ancient Shiva temple, Where we can do abhishekams on Atmalingam ourselves. The temple is maintained well and the place is neat and clean,We had good darshan, Atmosphere in the temple is peaceful and energetic

Thank kasanadivenkatesha
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Very old and nice Shiva temple. Narrow streets to reach the temple. Had good darshan and much rush during the time I visited due to monsoon. Fairly well maintained. Approach and outside the temple not that great. Beach is nearby - suggested to visit there....More

Thank kk10574
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Sri Mahabaleshwar and Ganapathi temple are very close by and good places to visit. Beware of people outside the temple who rush to you for conducting Puja's. They can qoute 1000/2000rs. There is a Counter inside the temple for such services.

Thank GauthamSK
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Every Hindu must see this temple and worship the Mahabaleswar and Sri Ganapathy closeby. We can make abhishegams to both diety by ourselves and the preist are not money minded. We can have peaceful Dharshan at both the temples which are very close and in...More

Thank 317green
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Its located at hear of city and you can go inside and touch Shiva linga. Men need to remove upper clothes. Not open for non Hindus and Foreigners

Thank somnathDB
Reviewed 28 May 2017

The priests perform rudra puja and other shiva poojas for Rs 1500/per family which is worth its value. there are other poojas too for lesser value.

Thank prasadgrk2016
Reviewed 17 May 2017

It was a very fantastic experience by touching athmalinga and able to see piece of Linga..we must visit once in a life and gets blessed by god lord shiva.

Thank Thimmegowda N
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Ancient temple with lot of sacred value. You are worshipping Atmalinga of Shiva by touching it. You can also do rituals here. Good Hindu temple.

Thank Travel_is_fun_Blore
Reviewed 25 April 2017

This is a must see place in Gokarna along with Maha Ganapati temple . Very popular ancient temple. One can touch and feel the Shiva Athma linga here. A rare opportunity in life time.

Thank hgganesh
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11 June 2015|
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Response from rcjoshi | Reviewed this property |
You may contact the temple admin. directly to know it better.
ramamohan rao v
21 March 2015|
Response from Sunil646 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can perfor. There are various priests offering such services. Be vvv careful you choose the right one and not the one who will leave your pocket lighter by a few thousands..So check out all details and then only go... More

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