Here are the timings of Chikka Tirupathi Temple (Bangalore Bangaru Tirupathi Temple). Opening Timings, Closing Timings, Darshanam Timings of Chikka Tirupathi Temple are given here.
Sri Prasanna Venkateshwara Temple of Kolar, also popular as Chikka Tirupati, is located at the distance of 40 KMs from Bangalore.
Its located 29 km from Kolar in place called Guttahalli. This is a very famous temple which resembles the famous Sri Venkateshwara Temple of Tirupathi in Andhra Pradesh. The temple is built on rocks which dates back to Brigu Maharushi’s days.
At Guttahalli, you’ll find the temple on a hillock that is about 40 metres high. Just below the hillock is Garuda, Vishnu’s vehicle.
The temple itself has a very impressive gopuram. There is the kalyani or water tank near which a flight of steps leads us to the idol of Venkataramana, also called Srinivasa. This small attractive sculpture has to be viewed from a six-holed window.
The temple attracts lots of devotes particularly during Shravana Month (July/August) At a different level is the shrine for the consort Padmavathi, dating back to mid-19th century. This temple is thronged by pilgrims, particularly during the month of Shravana (July–August). Darshan of the deity is through a small window in the sanctum.
Timings in the Morning / Evening
Darshanam begins in the morning 6.30 and closes at 7.30 in the night. There is no break for temple in afternoon.
Chikka Tirupati Temple will remain closed during Chandra Grahanam (Lunar Eclipse) and Surya Grahanam (Solar Eclipse).