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The Devalayas Of Karnataka
Author Index
Introduction Lord Srikanteswara...
Mother Chamundeswari... Lord Ranganatha...
Talakaveri & Its Glory Lord Chennakesava...
Lord Hoyaleswara... Lord Manjunath...
Balakrishna Of Udipi Mother Sarada...
Mookambikai Koil... Lord Mahabaleswar...
Lord Virupaksha... Lord Narasimha...
Guru Dattatreya... Some Shrines Superb
Convenience Of Visitors
Major Sections
Temples Of India
Lord Siva To Be Adored The Devalayas Of Karnataka
Palani Dhandhayudhapani The Kovils Of Kerala
The Temples of North-West India Temples For The Triple Sects
Mata Kanakadurga of Vijayawada The Legend Of Mata Kanyaka Parameswari
The Temples Of North-East India Mantralya Mahakshetra
The Aalayas of Andhra Pradesh The Mandirs Of Maharastra
Mighty Atoms For Tiny Tots Lord Siva Of Sri Kalahasthi
Bhagawan Vithoba Of Pandharpur Bizarre Beliefs And Odd Traditions
Asoka Priyadarsin The Mother Of Melmaruvathur And Her Miracles
Vishnu Mayam Jagat Sarvam Sakti Mayam
The Temples Of Tamilnadu Hindu Ethos In Capsules - Vol I

Hindu Ethos In Capsules - Vol II

Hullo Tirupathi !
Uthuthshta Govinda Cum Jo Jo Mukunda The Miracles Of Gods For The Debacles Of Humans
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Udipi has become the pioneer in this industry, in addition to being the renowned citadel of Madhvamata, dedicated to the propogation of spiritual glory of Hinduism.

It has some more unique features - it is this place that witnessed Parasurama's merging in Sivalinga; it is here Lord Krishna accepted gruel from the famous Sankirthanacharya Kanakadasa first, and since formed one of the chief dishes offered for naivedyam.It is here an ordinary brahmin lad Vasudeva turned into Matadhipathi of global significance; it is to this place Lord Krishna's image sailed concealed in gopi mud; it is this town went by the name of Rupya pitha; it is to this temple tank, Bhagirathi came down once for Acharya Madhava's bath and continued to be coming once in every 12 years; it is here the Ashtapitadhipathis are honoured with Paryaya padavi; it is here the devotees see the archamurthi through the window; it is the temple of this place giving regular annadana since the advent of Madvacharya, and it is this Parasurama kshetra that demonstrated the oneness of a Hari and Hara through several episodes.

Famous as mokshapuri since the Vedic times, associated with the incarnations of Lord Vishnu; worshipped by illustrious dasas; sanctified by a long line of great pontiffs starting with Sri Madhavacharya, patronised by theist rulers; this pilgrimage centre is luring a steady influx of devotees since time immemorial.


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About  Balakrishna Of Udipi
Uniqueness Pg1
You are Here! Uniqueness Pg2
The Glory Of Udipi Pg1
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The Temple Pg1
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The Madvasarovara Legend
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Seva Festivals
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Paryaya And Its Necessity
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