Yelaneeru Abhisheka at Kateel Durga Parameshwari Temple is a special seva offered to the deity. This is a ritual to offer holy bath from the water of tender coconut.
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.