Date of visit: 08/05/2011
Crew: Maneesh and Trivikram.
Route: Bangalore –26 km–> Hoskote –40 km–> Kaivara
Kaivara is a town located at a distance of 66 km from Bangalore in Chickballapur district. After a couple of hours drive we reached there. There is a mutt dedicated to Narayanappa, aka Kaivara Thatayya, a famous saint and Telugu/Kannada composer and writer who lived in Kaivara during 1730-1840 AD.
Sculpture of Narayanappa, aka Kaivara Thatayya:
Om, sacred symbol in Hinduism:
Video of Narayanappa Mutt: