Sri Ghati Subrahmanya is a popular Teertha Kshetra about 60 km from Bengaluru and about 40 km from the Kempegowda International Airport. Sri Subrahmanya Swamy is said to have done penance here praying Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy seeking protection for serpents from Garuda.
Sri Ghati Subrahmanya is about 15 km from Doddaballapur town, where the seven hooded Sri Subrahmanya Swamy with Sri Narasimha Swamy is venerated. Skanda Shashthi and Narasimha Jayanati are performed with pomp and glory.
Pujas related to delays in marriage, Ashleshabali, Sarpadosha Parihara, Sarpa hatya dosha Parihara, Nagara Pratishtha are the most sought after in this Kshetra.
What is nearby?
Yoga Nandishwara temple and Bhoga Nandishwara temple situated on Nandi hills are very ancient temples believed to be at least thirteen centuries old. Nandi hills are located about 28 km from Ghati Subramanya.
Sri Vidhurashwattha Narayana temple is in Gauribidanur taluk of Kolar district in Karnataka about 37 km from Sri Ghati Subramanya. It is situated on the banks of Uttara Pinakini River. Sri Vidurashwatthanarayana temple is a union of Lord Vishnu, Lord Brahma and Lord Maheshwara.