Kukke Subramanya Naga Pratishta Pooja

Kukke Subramanya Naga Pratishta Pooja Timings: 10 am

Actual Pooja start time: 10:30 am

Pooja duration: 2 hours

Pooja will not be performed on Ekadasi days, Ashtami, Dasami, 2 weeks during Annual festivals, Solar and Lunar eclipse days.

Pooja Tickets Booking

Tickets will be issued only at the counter for the same day pooja. Ticket counter opens at 9 am. Online booking is not available.

Kukke Subramanya Naga Pratishta Pooja Procedure

  • Take a holy dip at Kumaradhara river which is 2 km from Main Temple. Auto rickshaw will be available from all places.
  • After holy dip, perform 6 pradakshinam at Aadi Subramanya Swamy Temple.
  • Reach Temple Ticket counter before 9 am.  Ticket cost Rs.400 per person
  • Sankalp to be done before entering Nagapratishta Mantap. You need to find a priest who is idle at that moment.
  • After Sankalp you need to enter Nagapratishta Mantap which is available next to Sankalp mantap.
  • Homam will be performed in Garbagruha.
  • Around 11:45 pm, Abhishekam will be performed to the Snake Idols.
  • After the pooja completion, prasadam cover will be given to you. Prasadam cover includes Coconut, dhoop sticks.

Kukke Subramanya Naga Pratishta Pooja Benefits

  1. Kala Sarpa Naga Dosha Nivarana
  2. Delay in children for married couples
  3. Job prospects
  4. Career growth

Do’s and Don’ts for Kukke Subramanya Naga Pratishta Pooja

  1. One should fast till the complete this pooja
  2. One should wear traditional dress.
  3. Pregnant ladies should not perform this pooja
  4. Ladies who are near to menstrual cycle (3 days) not supposed to perform this pooja
  5. Ladies should perform this pooja after 8 days from their menstrual cycle.

How to reach Kukke Subramanya Swamy Temple?

  1. From Bangalore, KSRTC runs direct buses to Kukke. The bus starts around 11 pm and reaches Kukke hill at early hours. Private buses do run to Kukke on a daily basis.  Temple 335 Km away.
  2. From Mangalore, Temple is 183 km, KSRTC direct bus is available.

Kukke Subramanya Temple

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  1. I’m bangalore I have sarpasmaskara, ashlesha bali and nagaprathista pooja what will be the cost can we perform the pooja on the same day in the month of July.

    • Dear Sir/Madam,
      Sarpa samskara will be costing you Rs 3100 and aslesha bali pooja will be costing you Rs 500 .
      Thank you.