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Sri Khatu Shyam Ji Temple @ Bannerghatta, Bangalore



Sri Khatu Shyam Temple @ Bannerghatta, Bangalore:

Sri Khatu Shyam Temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Krishna (Vishnu). It is located in Bannerghatta village in Bangalore (Karnataka) & close to the Bannerghatta National Park main gate. 

Inside the temple, you will also find a temple for Lord Rama, Shiva, Hanuman ji, Balaji etc. There is also a big hall where different rituals like Marriages, Mundan, Upnayan, Homa, and other rituals are being performed. Temple authorities have displayed a bord for charges of different rituals. You have to pay for those events accordingly.

There is no dress code for devotees but people love being in Indian dress. Photography and Mobile phone inside the temple is not allowed.

Temple is made of huge stones and looks very grand. It is maintained very well and being during the evening is a really good feeling.

There is also a gaushala (cow shelters) inside the temple campus. People donates or contributed grasses for cows. 

If you are visiting Bannerghatta National Park, it's really nice to visit this temple and get the blessing of Lord Krishna

Visiting Timing:  

07:15 AM to 01:15 PM  & 4:15 PM to 09:15 PM Every day (During the festival, it may change.)

Best time to visit: All time. 

Entry Fees:  
No. You have to only pay if you want to perform some special rituals.

Khatu Shyam Temple
Near Bannerghtta National park, Bannerughatta, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560083

Special occasion:
This temple is dedicated to Lord Krishna. Every day many visitors visit there to get the blessing. You will find even more visitors during the below days
  • All Hindu festivals
  • Ram Navami
  • Krishna Janmashtami
  • Weekends
  • Holidays

Places to visit nearby:
  • Art of Living international campus
  • ISCON on Kanakpura Road
  • Benargatta national park
  • Cubbon Park
  • Vidhan Soudha
  • MG Road
  • Science Museum
  • Planetarium
Parking Places: Huge parking area is available inside the temple campus. 

How to reach : 

By Metro: The nearest Metro station as of now is Konankunte cross which is around 10 km. Construction of Metro line on Bannerghatta road is in progress now. 

Buses: Many government and private buses are available for Bannerghatta village as Bannerghatta national park is close to it. 

Private Taxis/ Autos: The availability of private taxis, Autos are good near Bannerghatta. 

Distance from nearby public places
  • Bannerghatta: 0 km
  • Kempegowda Internation Airport - Bangalore: 70 km
  • Majestic Railway station (KSR): 33 km     
  • Yeshvantpur railway station: 39 km
  • MG Road: 19 km 
  • Art of Living: 10 km

Accommodation : 
No accommodation near the temple. You will find many hotels with a different price range around 5 km distance.

Food & Restaurant :
You will find small eateries near the temple and also many restaurants are available within around 1 km distance.

Few Photos:

Visit Date:   04 Dec 2021