The sanctuary should be over 1000 years of age. The directing god of this sanctuary is Lord Shiva. Yoga Nandeeshwara sanctuary is at the highest point of the slope. This is another extremely old and lovely sanctuary of Lord Shiva and one of the most established sanctuaries in the locale and was worked by cholas.
About the Temple
Yoga Nandeeshwara sanctuary is one of the most established and lovely worship places in the area, which was worked by the Cholas. The highlighting elements of the hallowed place are the carvings and plans on the dividers and model. In addition, the sanctuary highlights a delightful Kalyana Mantapa that snatches fascination of the tourists. The sanctuary houses Lord Shiva, the managing divinity of the spot. Yoga Nandeeshwara sanctuary complex is protected by two Dwarapalakas at the passage. Arranged on the slope, the pioneer focus additionally serves as a study focus to the understudies of engineering and figure. One of the first attractions at the sanctuary is an engraving of 'Sambhaji', child of Chhatrapati Shivaji. Worshippers charm 'Kodi Maram', a petition engraved on the divider and look for favors.
There are not many hotels and food stalls on the top. It’s better to carry some food.
Nandi Hills does not have a bus stand. Nearest option is Nelamangala.
The nearest railway station is located in Chikkaballapur, 19 Kms from Nandi Hills. It is very well connected to the nearby towns of Chikkaballapur.
The nearest International Airport is Bangalore Airport, roughly one hour drive from Nandi Hills. It is well connected to many major cities in India and abroad like Agatti, Chennai, Ahmedabad, Bhubaneswar, Pune, Visakhapatnam, Delhi, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Jammu, Mumbai, Hong Kong, Paris, Sharjah and Dubai via Air Arabia, Jet Airways, Air France, Oman Air, IndiGo, Singapore Airlines and SpiceJet etc.
Yoga Nandeeshwara Temple ,
Nandi Hills ,Chikkaballapur ,
Devotees visit this temple to seek fulfillment of the following:-
- Relief from diseases
- Purchase of vehicles
- Gain Knowledge
Kailaasarana Shiva Chandramouli Phaneendra Maathaa Mukutee Zalaalee Kaarunya Sindhu Bhava Dukha Haaree Thujaveena Shambho Maja Kona Taaree
Meaning -Oh Lord Shiva who is seated on Mount Kailash, where the moon decorates his forehead and the king of serpents crown his head, who is merciful and removes delusion, You alone can protect me. I surrender to thee.
Aum Trayambakam Yajaamahey Sugandhim Pusti Vardhanam Urvaarukamiva Bandhanaath Mrutyor Muksheeya Maamritaat
Meaning -We worship the fragrant Lord Shiva, who has 3 eyes and who cultivates all beings. May He free me from death, for immortality, as even a cucumber is separated from its bond with the vine.
The temple is open from 6.00 AM to 7.00 PM every day.