Dome of a submerged temple surfaces in KRS backwaters

Dome of a submerged temple surfaces in KRS backwaters

Submitted by alvin on Sat, 2016-09-24 12:53 Mysuru: Villagers in Ananduru village near KRS said they have spotted a dome of a temple in the backwaters of the dam, whose water levels have been dropping following poor monsoon.According to villagers, the dome was of a rarely seen Shiva temple which always remained submerged in the backwaters. It is only during extremely poor monsoon, when water level in the dam would drop, that the temple surfaced. Several temples were submerged during the building of the KRS reservoir.The beautiful Venugopala Swamy Temple, which was also submerged, has been relocated to Kannambadi village.