Jenukallu Siddheshwara Temple in Karnataka district of Hassan is a renowned Hindu temple. Situated on a mountain, this temple is devoted to Lord Shiva. Here the Lord of gods is worshiped as Jenukallu Siddeshwara, the one who gives his devotees all kinds of boons. Numerous devotees from all over Karnataka and parts of Andhra Pradesh visit it on an enormous scale every day.
Why Is It Famous?
The Temple of Jenukallu is known for its holy meaning. It is said, according to a legend, that a saint who passed the village once saw a lady weeping because her child’s child had passed away. Inquiring about his situation, the saint carried out a penance to eradicate the villagers ‘ health issues. He could please Jenukallu Siddesh (Lord Shiva) and ask for a boon to eradicate health problems. Thus, this place is thronged and healed by individuals suffering from various illnesses.
At the top of the mountain, there is an enormous bee-hive that is said to be the angels ‘ abode in the form of honeybees. Every motion here they maintain an eye on.
Best Time To Visit:-
You can visit Jenukallu Siddeshwara Temple at any time of the year. Every season is regarded as an appropriate moment to embark on a holy visit to this location.
How to Reach?
Express trains, state-run buses, and flights are accessible to reach Hassan from all main Karnataka towns. Commuting is generally performed through local transit within the district.
Nearest Railway Station:- Hassan Junction
Nearest Airport:- Mysore Airport