Chamundi Hill

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Floohoo Travels offer Chamundi Hill Tour Packages and Chamundi Hill Holiday Packages. Choose from a wide range of tour packages based on your interests & needs.Named after the goddess Chamunda,the Chamundeshwari Temple sits atop the eponymous hill with an ancient stone stairway of 1,008 steps leading to its summit. Approximately halfway up the stairs is an enormous statue of a bull named Nandi, carved out of a single piece of black granite. From here, one is rewarded with a panoramic view of the city that includes the Mysore Palace, the Karanji Lake, and several smaller temples.
The temple has a quadrangular structure and its main feature is a statue bearing a sword in his right hand and a cobra in the left that represents a character from Hindu mythology. Worshipers at the temple hold the belief that the yogic posture of the presiding deity, if mastered, will provide a seeker an extra-dimensional view of the universe.

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