Kamakshi Temple, Hebbur, Tumkur

Shree Kamakshi Temple managed by Shri Kodandashrama Mutt of Hebbur, is situated in Kunigal Taluk, Tumkur district of Karnataka. Hebbur is situated at about 23 Kms from Tumkur and 15 Kms from Kunigal on the Tumkur – Kunigal road. The unique shape of Shri Chakra at the temple is known as the abode of Goddess Adi Parashakti. It is believed that this Sri charka to be more than 300 years old which is made in Pancha loha.
It is believed that the place had a large population of tigers and hence came to be known as Hebbur. It is said that the Shri Chakra, which has a unique presence at the Mutt, was found in a well in the olden days by a devotee and was handed over to Sri Kodandaramashrama Swamiji, who got a temple constructed for the Sri Chakra.