"Tripur Sundari Temple" is situated.Tripur Sundari Temple have statue of devi (godess) that emerge from ground. Tripur Sundari Devi is sacred for Kalchuri dynasty and was a place of worship since century.
Shakti Temple in Dakshina Kannada photos)
Bhairav Parvat is an important Shakthi Peeta. Here Devi Durga is worshipped as Maa Avantika and Lord Shiva is worshipped as Lambkarna. Sati’s upper lips fell here.
hasanamba - The most extraordinary fact about this unique place of worship is that it is open to devotees only for two weeks every year. The opening of the temple is celebrated with festivals and fairs. Before closing the temple, the deity is offered flowers, water and two bags of uncooked rice, placed in front of her with lamps near her alight and glowing. It is said that when the temple opens the next year, the rice remains the same and the lamp is still burning.
Mysore was ruled by the demon-king Mahishasura, he was a buffalo-headed monster. For this reason, came the name of this place - Mahishuru, the town of demon Mahisha. Hearing to the prayers of Gods and Goddess to save them from the monster, Goddess Parvathi, (consort of Lord Siva), took birth as Chamundeshwari and killed the monster. After killing the demon, the Goddess resided atop the Chamundi Hills, where she is worshiped with reverence and devotion.