Nanjangud ನಂಜನಗೂಡು

Nanjangud ನಂಜನಗೂಡು | Welcome to Nanjangud, Temple Town, Garalapuri, Dakshina Kashi

Nanjangud is a Town and Headquarters of Nanjangud Taluk, located in Mysore District of Karnataka State in India. Nanjangud is one of the Hindu pilgrimage centres of Southern India and is famous for the Huge Ancient Temple of Lord Srikanteshwara (Shiva) also known as Lord Nanjundeshwara. Nanjangud Temple is located in the town on the right bank of River Kapila. Nanjangud is also known as "Dakshina Kashi" or "Varanasi/Prayag of South". Nanjangud is also famous for "Nanjangud Rasabaale" a variety of banana, "Nanjangud Hallu pudi" which is a tooth powder and B. V. Pundit's Ayurvedic Medicines manufactured by Sadvaidyasala Pvt Ltd, which is known for its quality and efficacy.

Nanju means poison, the name Nanjundeshwara means the God who Drank the Poison (Shiva) and the town got the name as Nanjangud which means the place of his residence. Nanjangud is also known as Garalapuri. You can check the Map of Nanjangud Town on Google Maps.


Taluk: Nanjangud
District: Mysore
State: Karnataka
Country: India
Pincode/ Zipcode: 571301

Telephone Codes:
STD Code: 08221
ISD Code: +91-8221

Indian Railway Station Code: NTW

Latitude: 12° 07' 20" N

Longitude: 76° 41' E

Altitude: 660m above MSL

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ತಾಲುಕ್ :ನಂಜನಗೂಡು
ಜಿಲ್ಲೆ :ಮೈಸೂರು
ರಾಜ್ಯ :ಕರ್ನಾಟಕ
ದೇಶ :ಭಾರತ
ಪಿನ್ ಕೋಡ್ :೫೭೧೩೦೧

ದೂರವಾಣಿ ಕೋಡ್:
ಎಸ್ ಟಿ ಡಿ ಕೋಡ್: ೦೮೨೨೧
ಐ ಎಸ್ ಡಿ ಕೋಡ್: +೯೧-೮೨೨೧

ಅಕ್ಷಾಂಶ: ೧೨ ° ೦೭' ೨೦" ಉ

ರೇಖಾಂಶ: ೭೬ ° ೪೧' ಪೂ

ಸಮುದ್ರಮಟ್ಟಕ್ಕಿಂತ ಎತ್ತರ: ೬೬೦ ಮೀ

Nanjangud Town is located on the banks of River Kapila also known as River Kabini. Located at about 23 km from Mysore City and is connected to it with frequent busses and trains taking about 30 minutes journey. You can have a look at Nanjangud in Google Maps. More details on reaching Nanjangud can be obtained in Reach Nanjangud page. Check for Nanjangud Train Timings.

Nanjangud is developing at a faster rate in pace with Mysore. This place has more than 100 industries of which around 10 are medium to large scale industries. The list of Industries is under preparation.

Nanjangud has a very beautiful and comfortable weather throughout the year. The River Kapila will flow throughout the year providing adequate water for the domestic, agriculture and industrial purposes.

Check hannu maaruvavana haadu for the poem.

ನಂಜನಗೂಡಿನ ರಸಬಾಳೆ , ತಂದಿಹೆ ಕೊಡಗಿನ ಕಿತ್ತೀಳೆ .
"nanjanagudina rasa baale, tandihe kodagina kkittile."

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