The renowned Ratholsavam or Chariot festival at Kollur Mookambika Temple 2018 will be held at 10th March, 2018. It is one of the important festival held at the temple every year. Thousands of devotees will visit the temple during the Ratholsavam day.
Kollur Mookambika Temple is an important temple dedicated to Devi Mookambika, situated in Kollur, Udupi District in the state of Karnataka, India. Devi is worshipped in three different forms from morning to evening. In the morning, worship as Maha Kali, the goddess of power, in the noon, Maha Lakshmi, the goddess of wealth and in the evening Maha Saraswati, the goddess of knowledge..Kollur Mookambika temple is famous for Navarathri celebrations. Mahanavami and Vijaya dashami days are verymuch important in Navarathri ( Known as 9 sacred nights). That’s why the temple is famous for Vidhyarambha.
Other temples near Mookambika Temple
Udupi Sri Krishna Temple, Shringeri Sharada Temple, Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Temple, Gokarna Mahabaleshwara Temple, Mangalore Mangaladevi Temple, Kukke Subrahmanya Temple, Kudroli Gokarnanatha Temple, Murudeshwara Shiva Temple, etc are some of the renowned temples in and around Kollur Sree Mookambika Temple.
spots for sight seeing and trekking
Kodachadri Hills- where Sarvajnapeeda situated , Hidlumane Falls, Govinda Theertha, Arashina Gundi, Maravanthe Beach, Jomlu Theertha, Jog Falls, Ottinene etc are some important places famous for sightseeing and trekking in and around the temple.
Udupi is a city and the headquarters of the Udupi District in Karnataka state. The place is famous for the Krishna Matt or Krishna temple situated here. Also the place known for delicious Udupi cuisine.
Dharmasthala is a temple village famous for the Manjunatha temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva, situated on the banks of the Nethravathi River in Dakshina Kannada district in Karnataka Karnataka state. The temple is run by Jain administration and poojas are conducted by Hindu priests of Madhva order. The famous annual festival of Dharmastala is Lakshadeepa, festival of lights.