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Teertodhbhava at Talacauvery in Kodagu – Emergence of Holy Water from Brahmakundike Source of Kaveri River in Coorg

Teertodhbhava is a unique annual spectacle that happens on the foot hills of Brahmagiri Hills at Talacauvery in Coorg (Kodagu) in Karnataka. Annually holy water gushes from Brahmakundike, a small concave shape hole, on the Brahmagiri Hills at Talacauvery in Kodagu. Brahmakundike is the source of Kaveri River. Teertodhbhava 2018 date is October 18.

Devotees can take holy dip in a pond that is located at Brahmakundike. The holy event also marks the beginning of the month long Kaveri Jatra. Thousands of devotees tonsure their head and take holy dip in the pond.

As part of the Kaveri Jatra, people perform holy dip at Triveni Sangama, confluence of the three rivers — Cauvery, Kannike and Sujyoti — and offer prayers at the Bhagandeshwara temple.

Thousands of people reach Talacauvery to take a dip at the pond near Brahmakundike.

Talacauvery is located around 8 km from Bhagamandala town.