Kote Anjaneya Temple: Famous And Powerful in Tumkur

Kote Anjaneya temple is located in Tumkur. This temple has beautiful 75 feet Hanuman statue at the entrance.

About the place


One of the famous Hanuman temple in Tumkur. At the entrance of the temple, there is 75 feet tall Hanuman statue in standing posture with Rama and Lakshman on his shoulders.

Inside there is small standing east-facing Hanuman idol, Ganesha temple, and navagraha temple.

This idol is one of the Sri Vyasaraja consecrated idols. Sri Vyasaraja was Rajaguru of the historical Vijayanagar empire. He was also the guru of the likes of Kanakadasaand Purandaradasa. Over five hundred years ago Sri Vyasaraja consecrated 732 idols of Hanuman throughout India.

Highlights of temple

  • Historic temple – Hanuman Idol existing for 500 years.
  • Believed to be concentrated by Sri Vyasaraja.
  • Special chariot programs conducted every year


Type of placeTemple
Location Nr Sira Road Chickpet Tumkur
Distance750 meters from Tumkur Bustand
Best time Morning/Evening
Entry Fee0Rs
Weather 18c-35c
TransportBuses are available from Bustand
Timings 06:00AM – 1:00PM, 04:00PM – 7:00PM


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Top Places To Visit Near Hanuman Temple

  1. siddaganga matha
  2. Shivagange hills
  3. Siddharabetta
  4. Madugiri fort
  5. Goravanahalli Mahalakshmi temple
  6. Kaidala Temple
  7. Namada chilume
  8. Jayamanghali Forest
  9. Chowdeshwari Temple In Tiptur
  10. Gulur Ganesha
  11. Mandara Giri Jain Temple
  12. Hatyal Narasimha Swamy Temple
  13. Seebi Narasimha Swamy Temple

Shortly I will be writing blogs on this to share my experience.

Some Travel Tips For Riders

  1. Wear Helmets (Must).
  2. Wear Safety gear and comfortable clothes to be safe for long rides.
  3. Always pack your things light and smart.
  4. stay hydrated.
  5. Never miss your food but be light.
  6. Take Regular Break.
  7. Take all the vehicle required documents with you.

A perfect less known trip from Bangalore. How was your trip please comment.

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11 Responses

  1. Tkp says:

    There is one more temple kodiBasavanna temple over the Amanikere tank bund near to this Anjaneya temple ,one of the oldest temple

    • harshatv1992 says:

      Thanks for your valuable feedback. We will definitely make a post regarding this temple in our upcoming article. 🙂

  2. Ranga says:

    I am from sira. Saw this temple while going in bus

  3. Sharad says:

    Good info

  4. Ramu says:


  5. Like!! Really appreciate you sharing this blog post.Really thank you! Keep writing.

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