Welcome to Kukke Shree Subrahmanya Temple
Kukke Shri Subrahmanya temple comes under the muzarai department of government of
Karnataka. Lapped in the luxurious abundance of the beauty of the nature the village
of Subrahmanya lies in the Sullia Taluk in Dakshina Kannada with a sanctity which
very few places can boast of. The temple is situated in the heart of the village.
Nature reveals herself in all her unhidden beauty in the rivers, forests and mountains
which the temple is surrounded by.
Lord Subrahmanya is the main deity of Kukke Subrahmanya Temple. The main entrance
of the temple lies to the east. The devotees will enter from west through main Gopuram
and enter the inner quadrangle from the east. There is a pedestal in the centre
of the sanctum. On the upper Dias there is the idol of Shree Subrahmanya and then
the idol of Vasuki and little lower the idol of Shesha. While entering the inner
quadrangle devotees should remove their shirts and banyans.
Kukke Subrahmanya is the abode of nagas. Here pooja is offered to lord Subrahmanya
merged with serpent king Vasuki. Hence, believed to be the ultimate solace for salvation
from any sort of naga doshas. Thousands of devotees come here from far and wide
to offer Sarpa Samskara, Nagaprathishta, Ashlesha Bali & other rituals.
Shuddha Shashti, Ashlesha Nakshathra, Ekadashi days, Shri Krishna Janmashtami, Maha