Hindu Hitharakshana Vedike opposes unauthorised poojas at Kukke Subrahmanya

Monday, June 18th, 2018
Hindu Hitharakshana Vedike

Sullia : Kukke Subrahmanya Bhaktara Hindu Hitharakshana Vedike on Sunday distributed pamphlets among the devotees and hold bike rally  to create awareness on unauthorised poojas being conducted outside Kukke Subrahmanya Temple. The Vedike members said that poojas/rituals conducted outside the temple will not reach God. The temple is known to perform rituals like Sarpa Samskara, […]

Kukke temple adopts two century-old temples for development

Tuesday, February 27th, 2018

Mangaluru: Two temples in the district that are at least 300 years old will now get an all new look as the Kukke Shree Subrahmanya Temple, the richest temple under the endowment department in the state, has decided to renovate and develop them. The move comes after the state government, a few months ago, threw […]

94 devotees performed Ede Snana at Kukke Subrahmanya

Friday, November 24th, 2017
Kukke Subramanya

Mangalore : As many as 94 devotees performed Ede Snana by rolling over the leftover food consumed by cows on plantain leaves on the Chouthi (fourth) day of the Champa Sashti celebrations at the Kukke Sri Subrahmanya Temple in Dakshina Kannada district on Wednesday. After the controversial “Made Snana” wherein devotees rolled over leftover food […]

Thieves robbed Marakata Durgaparameshwari Temple processional idol

Saturday, September 2nd, 2017

Sullia : Utsava murthi (processional idol), gold and silver ornaments of the Marakata Durgaparameshwari temple, away from Kukke Subrahmanya, were allegedly stolen in the early hours on Friday. Many devotees who go to the Kukke Subrahmanya temple visit this temple too. According to the police, the door on the north side of the temple was […]

State govt. cancels Shiradi Ghat road reconstruction contract

Monday, January 16th, 2017
Shiradi Ghat

Mangaluru: The State government has cancelled the contract for the reconstruction of the Shiradi Ghat road as part of Package 2 as the contractor did not begin the work even 13 months after getting the work order. The National Highways division of the Public Works Department will now submit a revised estimate to the Union […]

Sapta Kshetra Pancha Theertha Ratha Yathre flagged off at Kukke Subrahmanya

Saturday, December 10th, 2016
Pancha Theertha Ratha Yathre

Sullia: Demanding to withdraw the ongoing Yettinahole project, three days Sapta Kshetra Pancha Theertha Ratha Yathre was flagged off at Kukke Subrahmanya on Saturday. MP Nalin Kumar Kateel led the Ratha Yathre from the front. Seers poured the water of Kumaradhara river into Kalasha and symbolically flagged off the Rathe Yathre. Next three days the […]

Yede snana performed at Kukke Subrahmanya

Monday, December 5th, 2016
Yede snana in kukke

Subrahmanya: About 108 devotees performed the yede snana on the premises of the Sri Subrahmanya Temple at Kukke on Saturday on the occasion of Chowthi and the annual fair. After the mahapuja, food offerings made to the presiding deity Sri Subrahmanya were laid on about 432 plantain leaves spread at the outer precincts of the temple. […]

Rs 500 and Rs 1000 confusion, hotels provided free meals at Kukke Subrahmanya

Thursday, November 10th, 2016

Subrahmanya: Kukke Subrahmanya temple authorities eased the devotees by accepting Rs 500 and Rs 1000 currency notes on Wednesday. Temple authorities received 500 and 1000 rupees notes as the charge of special prayers which will be offered in the temple. Devotees were provided the receipt slip also. Authorities have said that till November 11, Rs […]

Body of KSRTC bus conductor who jumped into river traced at Kukke Subrahmanya

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016
Body of KSRTC bus conductor who jumped into river traced at Kukke Subrahmanya

Sullia: The body of KSRTC bus conductor Devdas’ (47) who jumped into the Kumaradhara River on Sunday after a quarrel with a lady with regard to change was traced at Kukke Subrahmanya on Tuesday. About 15 swimming experts along with fire personnel launched a search operation on Monday, but were unable to trace the body […]

Kukke Subrahmanya PHC will be upgraded soon: Ramesh Kumar

Saturday, September 17th, 2016

Sullia: “An advanced hospital will be constructed to the devotees and locals of Kukke Subrahmanya. The present primary health centre will be upgraded soon,” said state health Minister Ramesh Kumar. He was speaking to the reporters during the visit to Kukke temple. He further said that by upgrading the PHC in the temple premises, it […]