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Title: Murugeshpalya  
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Subject: Kodihalli, Bangalore, Salarpuria Sattva, Jeevanbheemanagar, Old Airport Road, Bangalore, List of shopping malls in Bangalore
Collection: Neighbourhoods of Bangalore
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Murugeshpalya is located in Bengaluru
Location in Bengaluru, India
Country  India
State Karnataka
District Bangalore Urban
Metro Bengaluru
 • Official Kannada
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 560017

Murugeshpalya is a locality in Bangalore.[1] It lies near the Old Airport Road, nearby HAL airport and to the south of Jeevanbheemanagar. The area is mostly residential with many apartments. The largest apartment in the area is Salarpuria Splendor.[2] The Visveswaraya college is located opposite to the Salarpuria Splendor building.[3] The key landmarks located in this area are the Kemp Fort shopping complex[4] which was replaced by Total Mall in the year 2008 and the Shiva temple.[5]

The Shiva Temple

Shiva Statue which is 65 feet tall

The Shiva Temple[6] has a statue made of cement concrete which is 65 feet tall. The temple also has a huge Lord Ganesha statue and a Navagraha temple inside. This temple is open 24 hours. Beneath the statue, there is a pathway where models of Shiva lingas in different forms, and these are often replicas of the lingas found in other parts of the country. One of the famous lingas located here is made of ice and it is said to be a replica of Amarnath.[7]



  1. ^ "Murugeshpalya Map". Maps of India. Retrieved 8 November 2013. 
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  3. ^ "Salarpuria Splendor Map". Retrieved 8 November 2013. 
  4. ^ "Kemp Fort Shopping Complex". Retrieved 8 November 2013. 
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  6. ^ "RVM Foundation Shiva Temple". RVM Foundation. Retrieved 8 November 2013. 
  7. ^ "Shiv Mandir Temple". Tripadvisor. Retrieved 8 November 2013. 

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