About Shree Kateel Durgaparameshwari Temple

Shree kateel Durgaparameshwari Temple is one of the holiest Hindu Temples in India. Shree kateel Durga parameshwari Temple is located in the kateel village of  Dakshina kannada District of the Indian state of Karnataka. And the temple is situated on the banks of River Nandini.In Tulu “kati” means “center” and “ila” means “land” “kati+ila=kateel”.

Inside The Temple

Temple was constructed and made between the Nandini river, The river flows both the sides of the Temple. The goddess Durgaparameshwari idol is so elegant and imbibes sacredness and spiritual enlightenment to all the Devotees. Inside the temple the special Darshan E-ticket is available for Devotees. Inside the temple durga parameshwari is well decorated. And for the devotees prasadam available for morning breakfast, afternoon, and night. And one elephant is placed inside the temple giving the blessings for the devotees.

Shree Kateel Durgaparameshwari Temple Timings.

  • Temple Opening and Closing Time :5:30 am to 9:30 pm (10:30 pm on Friday). Huge crowd on friday.
  • Morning 3:00 am -temple cleaning and Abhishekam for Shree Kateel Durga parameshwari.
  • 5:30 am : Devotees Darshan for Shree Kateel Durgaparameshwari.
  • 12:00 pm : mahapooja.
  • 7:00 pm : pradosha pooja for Shree Kateel Durgaparameshwari.
  • 8:00 pm : Twelve Rangapooja.
  • 9:30 pm Temple closes except Friday (10:30 pm).

Annual Festival :

  • The annual Festival of Shree Kateel Durgaparameshwari Temple is eight Days of mesha sankramana. From  the day of flag hosting to the day of rathotsava.
    • 1st Day celebration – souramana ugadi- special pooja
    • 3rd Day – Eastward procession
    • 5th Day – Silver chariot(Rajaratha Rathotsava)
    • 6th Day – Westward procession.
    • 7th Day – Bigger chariot (Bali murthi)
    • 8th Day -The ceremonial immersion(Avabhiratha).
  • Spring Festival.
  • Bhoga service : Chamundi Bhoga.
  • Nagara panchami.
  • Simha sankramana.
  • Solar Rig Upakarma.
  • Sri krishna janmastami.
  • The festival of the spike of corn.
  • Sri ganesh chaturthi.
  • Sharavanarathri.
  • Lalitha panchami.
  • Maha navami
  • Vijaya dashami.
  • Naraka chaturdashi.
  • Deepavali-balipadyami.
  • Tulasi pooja.
  • Deepotsava.
  • Magha pournami.

Where To Stay :

The temple guest house is available for the Devotees. You can call to the phone and get your stay confirmed. There is no online booking facility available right now. However you can get rooms on first come first server basis.

  • Nandini Lodge

Near Annachatra, kateel

  6 No’s A/C Rooms, Hot water, Parking, 24 Hour power supply

  •  Bhramari Lodge

Car Street, Kateel.

Double bed rooms, parking, 24 hour Power supply,

  •  Durgaprasad Lodge

Car Street, Kateel.

Double bed rooms, parking, 24 hour Power supply,

Things To do :

  • Take flowers, tender coconut other pooja items at the shop available at shree durga parameswari.
  • Get darshanam for shree kateel durga parmeshwari devi.
  • And the sevas ticket available for the devotees.
  • Don’t miss to have the prasadam , which is located just 5 mins away from the temple.
  • Purchase the goddess of shree durga parameshwari photos and books is available inside the temple.
  • Enjoy the nature view from outside the temple.

How to reach Shree Kateel Durgaparameshwari Temple:

Kateel is a temple town in dakshina kannada district of the indian state of karnataka.it is about 20 kilometers away from the mangalore. And the 18.8 kms away from the mangalore railway station And the kateel is located on the way to udupi, kateel is located between bajpe and mangalore international airports located in kinnigoli airport junction.

By Bus/car To Reach shree kateel Durgaparameshwari Temple.

Kateel is well connected by public transport to nearby dharmasthala, kukke subramanya, udupi.

  • Bajpe is 26 km away from the kateel.
  • Udupi is 45 km away from the kateel.
  • Kukkke subramanya is 114 km away from the kateel.
  • Dharmasthala is 68 km away from the kateel.
  • Mangalore is 21 km away from the kateel.
  • Bangalore 370 km away from the kateel.(can reach Kateel via two routes from Bengaluru. One is Via from Charmudi Ghats and Shiradi Ghat. Bengaluru to Hassan to Kottigehara to Charmudi Ghats to Moodbidri to Kateel is the best route to reach)

By train To Reach Shree Kateel Durga parameshwari Temple.

  • The kateel is well connected and the nearest railway station is Mangalore and it is 18 kms away.  
  • Surathkal railway station is 20 km away from the kateel.
  • Mulki railway station is 16 km away from mulki.
  • Bangalore to Mangalore trains are available.

By air To Reach Shree Kateel Durga parameshwari Temple.

  •  kateel is located between bajpe and mangalore international airports, located in kinnigoli airport junction.
  • Kateel is 16 km away from the mangalore international airport.

Sevas/E-sevas available in shree kateel Durga parameshwari Temple.

  • Karthi Pooja – Rs.7.00
  •  Hoovina Pooja – Rs.75.00
  •  Durganamaskara – Rs.35.00
  •  Kunkumarchane – Rs.30.00
  •  Panchakajjaya – Rs.10.00
  •  Karpoora Harathi – Rs.30.00
  •  Sahasranamam Chane – Rs.45.00
  •  Pancham Rd Abhisheka – Rs.50.00
  •  Srisook Abhisheka – Rs.35.00
  •  Amr Thapadi Nandadeepa – Rs.70.00
  •  Alankara Pooja – Rs.80.00
  •  Maha Pooja – Rs.100.00
  •  Sarva Seva – Rs.650.00
  •  Rangapooja – Rs.2000.00
  • Mristanna – Rs.200.00
  •  Laddu Prasada – Rs.15.00
  •  Samooha Seve – Rs.100.00
  •  Trimadhura Neivedya – Rs.60.00
  •  Teertha Bottle – Rs.6.00
  •  Annaprashana – Rs.25.00
  •  Namakarana – Rs.30.00
  •  Hoo Prashne – Rs.15.00
  • Ksheera Payasa – Rs.40.00
  •  Radha Hoovina Pooja (Festival Time only) – Rs.60.00
  • Annadana Seva – Rs.2000.00
  •  Maha Annadana Seva – Rs.15000.00
  •  Kannada Pallakki Utsava – Rs.15000.00
  •  Swarna Rathotsavam – Rs.50000.00

Shree Kateel Durgaparameshwari Temple Contact:

Shree kateel durga parameshwari temple,

 Kateel post, mangalore,

Dakshina kannada district

Karnataka – 574148

Phone no: 8242200361,7411534591, 8904905361

Email: KateelKateel@Kateeldevi.in

Website :http://www. Kateeldevi.in/

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