Simhanagadde, Karnataka

Shri Kshetra Simhanagadde is well-known for Atishaya of Jwalamalini Devi – the Yakshini of Bhagwan Chandraprabhu. Roughly 600 years ago the headquarters of ‘Ger-soppa Soduv Empire’ was existing at a distance of 27 km from ‘Honnavar’ in Uttara Kannada District. The Queen Channa Vera Devi the wife of Jain King have constructed more than 700 temples. Following the attack of Portuguese the Queen was defeated and temples were ruined. The ruined Jain temples still exist and you can pay a visit to them.

The idol of Jwalamalini is attractive and amazing. The miracle is that desires of devotees get fulfilled at this place.

How to reach:

By Road: – Buses are available from Shimoga & Birur. Narasimharajapur Bus-Stand is 1 km away from Muth. Auto-Rickshaws are available on Bus-stand.
Train: – Birur, present on Poona-Bangalore Line. Buses are available from Birur.
Airport: – Bangalore.

Nearby Places:


Humacha Padmawati.