Karkala & Moodbidri Temple Tour – Mangalore - Pick up from Cruise Terminal
Free for childrens up to 10 years
Monolithic stone statue of Lord Gomateshwara, Soans Farm Recognized as a center for innovative agriculture, the farm allows visitors an opportunity to view multi-storied mixed cropping and the wide variety of tropical fruits and spices that are grown here. Most famous are the Soans pineapples which you will have the pleasure to sample.
Thousand Pillar Temple, Moodbidri-Â Savirakambada Basadi (Thousand Pillars Temple) built in AD 1462 Basadi of 1000 pillars, famous for its stone sculpture. Mahadwar, Bhairadevi, Chitradevi, Namaskaara, Teerthankara and Garbhagruha are the 8 Mantapas here. The idol (8ft high) of Chandranatha is established in the garbha gruha. Supaarshwa and Chandraprabha Theerthankara idols are worth visiting. Navanaari kuinjara , a sculptural art piece that appears like an Elephant but nine dancers is the famous art in this Basadi. It is said that no two pillars are identical.
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