At a distance of 26kms away from Mangalore, Kateel is been Located.
One of the Holiest temple in Hinduism is Kateel which is temple town. In the middle of a sacred river Nandini this holy temple kateel is been situated and the greenery is so beautiful. Kati means “ Waist” and ILA means means “Earth” so combining together, Kateel stands for that area of the earth, which is Kati or center of the beautiful river Nandini.
Main deity here is the Goddess Sri Durga Parameshwari, Devi or Shakti.
Timings of the Temple:
It is open of the week from 6 am to 9:30 pm.