Southadka Maha GanapathI temple is located at a distance of 3 km from Kokkada in Nellyadi Taluk of Dakshina Kannada district, one of the many siddhi kshetras of the district. The uniqueness of the place is Lord Maha Ganapathi is out in the open field without a 'Garbha gudi' and temple structure is also unique. It is surrounded by greenery and open round the clock for offering prayers. About 35 km from Kukke Subramanya Temple is 'Southadka Shree Mahaganapathi Kshetra and about 16 km from Dharmasthala.
The temple is decorated with lot of Bells mainly, offered by worshippers who have special wishes(Harake).. The Mahapuja is performed every year in the month of January. The temple also serves food to all the devotees in the form of prasadam. One can find lot of monkeys inside the temple Belthangady's hidden gem, it's a unique temple with vast expanses of lush greenery. Sitting cozily in the lap of nature amidst such a tranquil atmosphere is Lord Ganapati. Welcome to Southadka, the abode of Lord Ganapati.

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