Devotees not to visit Kukke Subrahmanya for the next two days : D

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2022
kukke Subrahmanya

Mangaluru :  The Dakshina Kannada district administration on Monday issued an advisory to devotees not to visit Kukke Subrahmanya for the next two days in view of the waters of the swollen Kumaradhara entering Adi Subrahmanya temple. Deputy Commissioner K.V. Rajendra shared an input from the India Meteorological Department (IMD) that a small convective system […]

Landslip near Padil, Mangaluru-Bengaluru trains canceled

Thursday, June 30th, 2022

Mangaluru : A landslip occurred between Mangaluru Junction and Padil on the Mangaluru-Bengaluru section around 9 a.m. following heavy rains on June 30. A few trains were cancelled and some others were delayed. After clearing the debris, the affected track was certified for train operations, at a reduced speed of 20 kmph, at 2.25 p.m. […]

Ashlesha Bali pooja nearly 50,000 devotees visits Kukke Subrahmanya

Monday, June 6th, 2022

Mangaluru: Nearly 50,000 devotees descended on Dakshina Kannada district’s Kukke Subrahmanya temple, which is dedicated to the serpent god, on Sunday as the day was considered auspicious. This is said to be the highest footfall since Covid broke out more than two years ago. Before Covid, the temple used to see well over 1 lakh […]

Kukke, Kateel and Dharmasthala Temples remains closed on weekends

Wednesday, August 4th, 2021
DK Temples

Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada, DC has imposed certain restrictions in Kukke Subrahmanya Temple, Kateel Durgaparameshwari Temple and Sri Kshethra Dharmasthala from August 5 to 15. Accordingly, the temples will remain closed for devotees during weekends. The temples will be open for devotees from 7 am to 7 pm during the weekdays. A large number of […]

Devotees should produce negative report to perform Sarpa Samskara and other sevas

Monday, July 26th, 2021
Kukke Subrahmanya

Mangaluru : The Kukke Sri Subrahmanya Temple will commence major ‘sevas’ like ‘Sarpa Samskara,’ ‘Ashlesha Bali,’ Nagaprathishte’ and ‘Mahabhisheka’ from Thursday. Those who book Sarpa Samskara, Ashlesha Bali, Nagaprathishte and Mahabhisheka will have to produce either a vaccination certificate (at least one dose) or an RT-PCR negative report. The Sarpa Samskara rituals will be held […]

Heavy rain : River Kumaradhara overflows

Wednesday, July 14th, 2021

Sullia : The inflow of water to the River Kumaradhara has increased after the continuously rain and the bathing ghat (snanaghatta) at Kukke Subrahmanya Temple was inundated on Wednesday. The intermittent rainfall in Dakshina Kannada and in the catchment area of the river had increased the water level. With the increase in water level and submerging […]

Heavy rain continued for next two days

Wednesday, October 14th, 2020
Heavy Rain

Mangaluru : The twin districts continued to receive heavy rain on Wednesday with the India Meteorological Department predicting heavy rain (up to 204 mm) for the next two days in the region. Unusual in the month of October, the South West Monsoon has been active throughout the State, said the department in its bulletin. During […]

Kukke Subrahmanya- Chamapashasti Mahotsava

Sunday, December 1st, 2019
Kukke Subrahmanya

Bandh call evokes mixed response in Subrahmanya

Friday, March 8th, 2019

Subrahmanya : There was a mixed response to the bandh call given by the Kukke Shri Subrahmanya Bhaktara Hitarakshana Vedike against the purported move by Subrahmanya Mutt to take over administration of the temple. While a row of shops near the temple were open, other shops and business establishments remained closed till 6 p.m. on […]

High level of awareness was required to prevent dumping of solid waste: M.R. Ravi

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018

Mangaluru: Dakshina Kannada Zilla Panchayat has identified 51 gram panchayats to install inert waste burning units to prevent dumping of waste on highways and roadsides, according to M.R. Ravi, Chief Executive Officer of the panchayat. He told the general body meeting of the panchayat on Monday that such units have been installed in Kerala and […]