Trending activities Description Things to know Photos Map Attractions Nearby destinations Activities

KAPPE CHENNIGARAYA TEMPLE, BELUR

World India Karnataka Belur Kappe Chennigaraya Temple
3.0 ( 2 )
Rate this destination

Kappe Chennigaraya Temple is a small shrine that can be found close to the Chennakeshava Temple. There is a story behind the temple: a father, Jakanachri was sculpting the temple when his son, Danakanachri, came and told him that the stone was defective. Jakanachri didn’t recognize his son. He said he would cut his own hand if the stone turned out to be defective. To test the stone he smeared sandalwood paste over his carving. After it dried, a portion of the carving stayed moist, some water, sand and a frog came out.

Jakanachri cut his own hand before his son could stop him. This legend was the reason it was called Frog Temple. 

THINGS TO KNOW

Category
Historical, Heritage, Pilgrimage
Languages
Kannada, Hindi, English
Altitude
982m
Best time to visit
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Nearby railway stations
Nearby Airports
India Karnataka Kappe Chennigaraya Temple

TRAVEL TIPS (0) Recent

Write a travel tip
POST
Be the first to give a tip or leave a comment
Get Routes
travel guide
places to see
Between 0 to 100 kms
All Categories
Adventure
Hills
Jungle
Beaches
Art & History
Religious
Sort by

YOU MAY ALSO LIKE

Few Seats Left!
places to see
Tadiandamol Trek
 Bengaluru
From  ₹ 4240 2 Days
Few Seats Left!
places to see
From  ₹ 32500 9 Days
places to see
From  ₹ 2990 3 Days
places to see
From  ₹ 4950 4 Days
places to see
From  ₹ 2990 3 Days
places to see
Beas Kund Trek
 Solang Valley
From  ₹ 2950 3 Days
places to see
From  ₹ 2820 3 Days
places to see
Roopkund Trek
 Kathgodam
From  ₹ 9990 8 Days