Bhavani Shankar Temple is situated in Vasanthapura, Bangalore.
The temple is more than 250 years old and the presiding deity is Sri Bhavani Shankar (Lord Shiva). The Swayambhu Linga is installed in the sanctum sanctorum.
A very quiet and peaceful temple, it is surrounded by Bilva trees and Nagaraja idols. It is believed that Chatrapathi Shivaji had camped in this place and worshiped the lord.
Goddess Parvati, concert of Lord Shiva is installed in a separate shrine.
During Shivaratri festival, the temple is decorated and the chariot festival is celebrated with devotion.
Nearby places to visit are:
Vasantha Valabharaya Temple
Sri Sridhara Paduka Mandir
Type of place: Temple
Situated: Vasanthapura, Bangalore, Karnataka
Distance: 15 Km from the center of city
Transport: Well connected by road. Government buses ply regularly to Vasanthapura.
Facilities: Rest room, small restaurants, and shops selling items for pooja are available