Kulai Vishnumurthy Temple near Mangalore in Karnataka – Shree Vishnumurthy Temple at Kulai

Kulai Vishnumurthy Temple is located at Kulai near Mangalore in Karnataka. The shrine is dedicated to Lord Vishnu. The murti of Vishnu worshipped here was accidently discovered by a priest. The shrine is located a kilometer off the National Highway 66 and is around 11 km from Mangalore.


The murti of Lord Vishnu worshipped in the shrine is carved out of black granite stone and has numerous minute carvings. The murti stands on a peetha and has four hands. The four hands hold shanka, chakra, gadha and padma.

Other deities worshipped in the temple are Ganapati, Nagaraja and Annappa.

The annual festival in the temple is held from Chaturdasi of Meena Masa.