Popular Pages


India | Karnataka | Mysore

Prasanna Krishnaswamy Temple

Prasanna Krishnaswamy Temple is one of the temples within the Mysore Palace compound. The sanctum sanctorum enshrines the beautiful image of Lord Krishna in crawling posture, with a butter ball in his hand. It is made of chlorite schist. It also houses 40 bronze images of gods and goddesses, saints and sages. The metallic figures of Krishnaraja Wodeyar along with his wives are also worshipped. The murals on the walls depict the stories from the Bhagavata. The temple is famous for Lord Krishna's birthday celebrations.

Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: Mysore
Location: Mysore

Copyright 2014 by Online Highways LLC. Enjoy some India trivia. Send Us Your Comments