People visiting the temples of Bhagamandala and Talakaveri in Coorg will have to wear a decent and traditional or will not be allowed to enter the temple from October 2nd 2012.
As a trial run this rule will be apllied only at Bhagamandala and Talakaveri now and other temples in Coorg will also be following this rule soon. As per the dress code, visitors to the holy places, including men, will be requested to wear decent garments and costumes like shorts, tights and knickers are forbidden.
Devotees, especially women wearing jeans, T-shirts, sleeveless tops, shorts and other revealing dresses will not be allowed inside the temple and women are encouraged to wear saree, chudidar and salwar kameez to while entering the temples. To inform this change to the tourists, notice boards will be placed giving details about the dress code.