Hosur Temple

History of Sri Datta 

History of Sri Datta Swarupi Padmatai Temple Hosur

Photo 4_Tai House and earlier temple at HosurHosur is a  village in Shiggaon taluk.,Haveri District,Karnataka ,India.On 24-8- 1929 a girl child  Shakuntala was born in a poor Brahmin family of  Shri Bhagawant raya and Smt. Ramabai.  Shakuntala lost her mother at a very young age and was brought up by her grandmother. She underwent several  hardships during her childhood. In her young age Shakuntala used to graze the cattle and was very shy in nature. She always preferred to be lonely. When Shankuntala attained 12yrs of age  she was married to Shri Venkatrao Lingo Kulkarni of Hosur village. She was  second wife and was named as “Padmatai