Laksha Deepothsava is one of the famous festivals at Kateel Durga Parameshwari Temple. In 2017, Laksha Deepothsava date is November 8.
Laksha Deepothsava is celebrated on the day of Kartika Bahula Panchami, fifth day after Karthika Hunnime (Kartik Purnima) as per Kannada calendar.
Kateel Durga Parameshwari Temple is one of the famous Shakti Temples in Karnataka state. Kateel is located at a distance of 26 kms from Mangalore city.
The holy temple is situated on an islet in the middle of the sacred river Nandini amidst panoramic scenes and fascinating greenery. Thousands of devotees visit Kateel every day to seek blessings from goddess Durga Parameshwari.