Maha Mastakabhisheka, Shravanabelagola

A ritual and a celebration that has no parallel anywhere in the world is the grand Mahamastakabhisheka that takes place in Shravanabelagola, Karnataka. It happens once in 12 years and is a grand spectacle that people wait for with bated breath.Mahamastakabhisheka is the abhisheka or anointment of the massive statue of Gomateshwara also known as Bahubali that stands atop the Vindhyagiri Hill in....
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What You Should Not Miss At The Mahamastakabhisheka

1. Abhisheka of water that is poured over the 57 feet tall Gomateshwara

2. Anointment of the statue with sandalwood paste, vermilion, milk, curds, etc.

3. Distribution of holy water of the 1008 Kalashas to devotees

4. Showering of the statue of Gomateshwara with flower petals

Organized By

district administration
Deputy Commissioner
Shravanabelagola, Hassan

How to reach

The nearest airport is Bengaluru International Airport, which is 165 KMs away.
The nearest convenient railway station is Shravanabelagola Railway Station (SBGA), which is 5 KMs away.
The nearest major city is Shravanabelagola Bus Station, which is 5KMs away.
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Date Time

17 Feb 2030 - 25 Feb 2030

6:00 AM - 6:00 PM




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