Kollur Mookambika Devi Temple Timings:
Morning: 5.00 A.M to 1.30 PM
Noon: 3.00 PM to 5.00 PM (Only “Darshan”)
Evening: 5.00 PM to 9.00 PM (Except on Special days)
5.00 am : Temple Door opens
5.15 am : Abhishekam
5.30 am : Ganahoma (1 Coconut)
6.30 am : Morning worship (Pooja) starts
7.15 am : Dantha Dhavana Mangalarathi
7.30 am : Panchamritha Abhishekam
7.45 am : Naivedya
8.00 am : Morning Mangalarathi and “Bali” Utsavam
8.15 am : End of Morning Bali Utsava
11.30 am : Noon Pooja starts
12.30 pm : Maha Mangalarathi and afternoon “Bali Utsava”
1.30 pm : Temple Doors Closes
6.30 : Pradosha Pooja starts. Panchamritha Abhisheka
7.00 pm : Naivedya
7.15 pm : Mangalarathi
7.30 pm : Salam Mangalarathi
Morning From 5.00 am to 7.15 am and 7.45 am to 11.30 am Devotees are allowed for “Darshan”
Noon From 12.00 to 12.20 pm and 12.45 to 1.30 pm, devotees are allowed for “Darshan” 3.00 pm The Temple door opens
Afternoon 3.00 pm to 6.30 pm Devotees are allowed for “Darshan” (Afternoon 3.00 pm to 5.00 pm there can be only “ Darshan” and Sevas will not be performed)
Evening 7.45 pm Mangalarathi for all accompanying Deities.
8.00 pm Naivedyam, “ Bali” and Mangalarathi
8.15 pm Night “ Bali” Utsava
8.30 pm Utsava Moorthi is placed at the Saraswathi Mantapa, and naivedya with Beaten rice, coconut. After that,Mangalarathi and Ashtavadana Seve Vedaghosha, Sangeetha, Shruthivadya,Sarvavadya). Once it is over Shree Devi will be taken inside the Temple
9.00 pm Kashaya Mangalarathi
Evening 5.00pm to 9.00 pm Devotees are allowed Darshan (except on days special Festivities/occasions)
Mookambika Devi Temple Seva Details:
|Sl no.||Name of Seva||Sevas Performed||Price Rs.|
|1||ANNA SANTHARPANA FOR 1 TIME||Daily||15000.00|
|9||ELEPHANT GATE DARSHAN||Not performed||30.00|
|10||FRIDAY POOJA WITH COCONUT NAIVEDYA FOR 1 YEAR||Weekly||1300.00|
|11||FRIDAY POOJA WITH RICE, COCONUT NAIVEDYA FOR 1 YEAR||Weekly||2000.00|
|12||GANAHOMA OF 1 COCONUT||Daily||150.00|
|14||HANNUKAI (2 COCONUT)||Daily||35.00|
|16||HOMA PRAYASCHITHA ( It is Not a Seva)||Daily||350.00|
|22||MAHA PRASADA (PRASADA)||Daily||100.00|
|24||MOOKAMBIKA ALANKARA POOJA||Daily||75.00|
|27||NANDA DEEPA FOR 1 YEAR||Daily||5000.00|
|28||NITHYA NAIVEDYA FOR 1 MONTH||Daily||800.00|
|29||NORTH GATE DARSHAN ( It is Not a Seva)||Daily||100.00|
|30||PANCHA POOJA||Not Performed||400.00|
|35||PHALA PANCHAMRITHA||Not Performed||50.00|
|36||PUNYA PRAYASCHITHA ( It is Not a Seva)||Daily||200.00|
|41||SHANKARACHARYA PEETA DARSHAN ( It is Not a Seva)||Daily||50.00|
|43||THEERTHA BOTTLE (PRASADA)||Daily||10.00|
|44||THULABARA SEVA KANIKE||Daily||300.00|
|49||UTTAMA MAHA TRIMADHURA||Daily||200.00|
|51||VAHANA POOJA(HEAVY VEHICAL)||Daily||200.00|
|52||VAHANA POOJA(LIGHT VEHICAL)||Daily||100.00|
|53||VEERABHADRA ALANKARA POOJA||Daily||40.00|
|2||DEEPASTAMBA LIGHTNING||Daily (Except June to September)||3000.00|
|3||GANAHOMA OF 12 COCONUTS||Daily||1500.00|
|4||NAVAGRAHAPOORVA CHANDI YAGA||Daily (Except June to September)||20000.00|
|5||UDAYASTAMANA POOJA (GOLDEN CHARIOT)||Daily (Except June to September)||15000.00|
Mookambika Devi Temple of Kollur, situated at about 147 km from Mangalore in Karnataka is one of the most popular temples of Southern India. It has scenic surroundings provided by the banks of the river Sauparnika and the Kudashadri hill. Millions of pilgrims visit the temple every year. The temple is associated with the esteemed Hindu saint and Vedic scholar Adi Shankara and holds great significance to the devotees. It is believed that about 1200 years ago Adi Shankara perceived the idea of this temple and he himself installed the idol of Devi Mookambika in the temple. People have immense faith in this Temple as Goddess Mookambika is considered as a manifestation of Shakti, Saraswathi and Mahalakshmi. Mookambika Devi Temple is one of the ‘Seven Muktistala’ pilgrimage sites in Karnataka, the others being Kollur, Udupi, Subrahmanya, Kumbasi, Kodeshwara, Sankaranarayana and Gokarna.
About the Temple:
The architecture of Mookambika Devi Temple is that of the Kerala style. It has a big courtyard and a spacious shrine where the beautiful idol of Mookambika Devi is placed in the form of Jyotir-Linga, integrating both Shiva and Shakthi. The material of the idol is Panchaloha, an alloy of five metals. Seated in Padmaasana posture, the Goddess holds ‘Shanku’ and ‘Chakra’ in her two upper hands and shows ‘Abhaya’ mudra and ‘Varada’ mudra in her other hands. The Idol is decorated with gold and diamond jewelry. Idols of Goddess Parvathi and Saraswathi are there on either side of the Mookambika Devi.
There are smaller shrines in the corridor around the sanctum where 10-handed Lord Vinayaka, Subramanya, Anjaneya, Veerabhadra and Adi Shankara are worshipped. The image of Anjaneya was installed by Madhwa Acharya, Sri Vadiraja Swami.
Other Places of Interest inside Kollur Mookambika Devi Temple:
There are many interesting places in and around the Temple which attracts the devotees. Maaranaghatta is a place at about 28 km from Kollur, which has mythological relevance because Mookambika Devi is believed to have conquered the demon Mookasura at this place. As destined by the Goddess, Mookasura is worshipped here. Interestingly, a Car Festival is also conducted in honour of Mookasura.
Navarathri Festivities, Dhanurmasa, Shivarathri, The Annual Festival, Ugadi, Ashtabhandha Brahmakalashotsava
and Chandika Homa are the Festivals Celebrated celebrated in Kollur Mookambika Devi Temple.
Mookambika Devi Temple Accommodation:
There are A/C, Non A/C Single Bed rooms and Double Bed rooms available at the Temple maintained guesthouse.
Devotees can book rooms before one days or before m months in Advance.
Cancellation facility is not provided by the temple, the booking amount is not refunded, these money is used for seva/kanike.
Confirmation slip and identity proof should be provide at the time of Check IN.
How to Reach:
By Bus: Kollur Main Bus terminus is just 500 meters from the Temple.
By Train: Kundapura Railway Stations is 32 Kms and Byndoor Railway Stations is 28 Kms from the temple.
By Air: Mangalore Airport is 135 Kms from the Temple.
Interesting Places near the Temple:
1) Maranakatte Shri Brahma lingesvara Temple 25 KM
2) Murudeshwara (Murudeshwara Swami Temple) 60 KM
3) Anegudde (Kumbhasi Shri Siddhivinayak Temple, near Kundapura) 45 KM
4) Kamalashile 34 KM
5) Hattiyangadi (Shri Siddhivinayak Temple) 32 KM
6) Udupi Sri Krishna Math 76 KM
7) Kirimanjeshwar Temple – 31 KM
8) Shankaranarayana (Shankar Narayana God) 40 KM
9) Saukuru Durgaparameshwari 31 KM
10) Bagvadi Mahisamardini 30 KM
11) Byndoor Seneshvara Temple 28 KM
12) Arasina Gundi Falls 10 KM
13) Anejari 5 KM
14) Belakal Thirtha 23. Km
15) Mudagal 20 KM
16) Kodachadri 37 KM
17) Barkur Fort, 63 KM
18) Maravanthe Beach 37 KM
Tirupati 707 kms
Bengaluru 459 kms
Hyderabad 769 kms
Mumbai 818 kms
Chennai 812 kms
Sri Mookambika Temple Address:
Sri Mookambika Temple, Kollur,
Karnataka – 576 220.
Contact Numbers: 02854-258221