Posted on Sep 15, 2020 at 12:00 PM
The deity is also known as Dharmasthala Manjunatha swamy. The town of temples is well known for its annual festival Lakshadeepa, the fetival of lights celebrated on a grand note in the month of november-december with more than 10,000 people participating the celebrations.
Dharmathala is a place of religious tolerance and people come here to seek justice.
Deities paying a visit here also plan to visit the Subrmanyam temple.
From Dharmasthala to kukke its just an hour drive.
The temple also has a beautiful museum filled with vintage cars collection named as Manjusha museum. Devotees can also be a part of 'anna dana' or 'vidya dana' campaigns run by the temple trust.