Dharmasthala is in southwest Indian state of Karnataka. The very old Sri Manjunatha Swamy Temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva, is a place of Hindu pilgrimage known for its large statue of the revered figure Bahubali.
Chikmagalur is a hill STATION a state in southwest India. To the north is Baba Budangiri, a mountain IN Western Ghats, with three large caves called holy. Trails through forests and grasslands lead up to Mullayanagiri Peak.
Wayanad is a district in Kerala , southwest India. In the east, the Wildlife of Wayanad Sanctuary is a thick , forested area with areas of high altitude, paradise to animals including Asiatic leopards , tigers, egrets and elephants