Bhimanakatte is situated on the banks of Tunga River, surrounded by lush greenery and scenic hills. The area is known for the beautiful sunsets and the peaceful atmosphere it offers to tourists. The mesmerizing view of the river combined with the natural landscape attracts tourists and nature lovers from far and wide.
Besides its natural beauty, Bhimanakatta also has a revered temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. Known as Bhimeshwar Temple, this temple is an ancient structure that attracts devotees seeking the blessings of Lord Shiva. The architecture and intricate carvings of the temple showcase the rich cultural heritage of the region.
Adjacent to the Bhimeswara Temple is the Bhimanakatte Mutt, an important Hindu religious institution in the town of Tirthahalli. A mutt is a monastery or religious center associated with a particular Hindu sect or tradition.
The Math is dedicated to the worship and propagation of Hinduism, especially the Advaita Vedanta philosophy. It follows the teachings and principles established by Adi Shankaracharya, a renowned philosopher and theologian who revived Hinduism in the 8th century.