Shri Shejjeswar Temple otherwise known as Siddheshwar Temple, is situated at a distance of 4 km from Karwar Town. According to local belief, this pilgrimage site is counted among the five temples that belong to the Gokarna mythology. Another popular folklore says that the parts of Atmalinga that was taken away by the demon king Ravan fell at Shejjeswar Temple. Thousands of devotees from all parts of the country visit this temple during the occasion of Maha Shivratri.

Connectivity

  • Airport – Goa Airport is 96 kms. From Kurumgad Island, Karwar
  • Railway Station – Karwar Railway Station is 12 kms from Kurumgad Island
  • Sea Port – Karwar Port is 4 kms away from Kurumgad Island
  • Bus Stand – It is just 4 kms from Kurumgad Island