Embark on a Gulbarga excursions tour to explore some of the holiest pilgrimages of Karnataka.
Jewargi (40 km)
Located on the banks of Bhima River, Jewargi is a popular Jain
pilgrimage. Many Jain Basadis are present here.
The pilgrimage of Ganigapur is a renowned seat of Dattatreya worship
and locates the sacred math of Shri Narasimha Saraswathi. Devotees flock
this place to take a holy dip at the confluence of the rivers Amreja and
Bhima. A huge 'jatra' is held here every year in the month of February.
Malkhed (40 km)
The erstwhile capital of the Rashtrakutas, Malkhed is known for two
holy shrines, the Jain Bhattaraka Math and the Uttaramath of the Madhava
sampradaya. Malkhed was home to Madhava saint, Tikacharya and
Pushpadanta, the poet who wrote during the reign of Krishan II, the
The pilgrimage of Sonthi is well-known for the revered Chandralamba
Temple with the sacred Bhima River flowing besides it. On the either
side of the main entrance are huge mantapas. In the inner courtyard are
12 lingas and the statues of Mahakali, Mahalakshmi and Saraswathi.