Thursday, 22 October 2009

Famous Betegara temple {ಬೇಟೆಗಾರ ದೇವಸ್ಥಾನ} in Halugunda, S.Kodagu

Famous Betegara temple {ಬೇಟೆಗಾರ ದೇವಸ್ಥಾನ} in Halugunda

Famous Betegara temple {ಬೇಟೆಗಾರ ದೇವಸ್ಥಾನ} is located in Halugunda, S.Kodagu, Karnataka, India. The Temple has regular visitors & ANNUAL FESTIVAL is celebrated on April 13th & 14th.


Center view of the Betegara Temple


Ammanooru Nele as it is called.

Choundi Nele


Main Temple where the Trishul and weapons are placed, One can also notice that the door is locked
Entrance for the Temple

The very Begining of the temple from Halugunda

The festive season bieng captured by Pandikanda.M. Aiyappa standing on the extreme riight. In the Centre thats the " Botegara There or KOLA". April 13th eveninig and night festival is celebrated & 14th early morn and by 3:30 Pm the festival is celebrated. All 7 families of the villages gettogether. The village people will ahve 7 days " Namme katt" as its called in Kodava language before the fest. Festival will have KOLAS, Coconut Shooting, Coconut fighting.

3 comments:

  1. Mekerira Vijay Poonacha (vijaymp_2000@yahoo.com)20 January 2011 at 05:53

    I am prowd to say that I born in this great village. By the blessings of god Eshwara Bodachva (Betekara Deva), goddess Amme Bhaghavati and Mahavishnu Aiyappa I am successful man in my life. I wish all my villege people a great success in their life. Good luck.
    Mekerira Vijay Poonacha.

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  2. Mekerira Vijay Poonacha (vijaymp_2000@yahoo.com)20 January 2011 at 07:11

    Mekerira Vijay Poonacha (vijaymp_2000@yahoo.com) said...
    I am proud to say that I born in this great village. By the blessings of god Eshwara Bodachava (Betekara Deva), goddess Amme Bhaghavati and Mahavishnu Aiyappa, I am successful man in my life. I wish all my village people especially the youths a great success in their life. Good luck.
    Mekerira Vijay Poonacha.

    20 January 2011 05:53

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  3. thanks a lot for the wishes. I'm proud to be part of the village as well :)

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