Sri Krishna Matha

Established by a Vaishnavite saint Shree Madhavacharya is the Hindu shrine located in Karnataka called Shree Krishna Matha.  This “Lord Krishna” devoted temple is situated in the Udupi district. It is said that the idol of Lord Krishna seen at this...
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Ranganathaswamy Temple

Dedicated to Lord Ranganatha, an avatar of Lord Vishnu is a Hindu shrine located in Karnataka known as Ranganathaswamy Temple. This “Lord Vishnu” dedicated temple is situated in a town called Srirangapatna in the Mandya district. It is also...
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Sharadamba Temple

  Devoted to “Goddess Saraswati” is a Hindu shrine situated in Karnataka known as the “Sharadamba Temple”. This temple established by “Adi Shankaracharya” is located in a small hill town Sringeri in the Chikkamagaluru district. This renowned...
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Mahadeshwara Temple

Located on top of a hill and constructed by Junje Gowda (local landlord) is a Hindu shrine called Mahadeshwara Temple. This “Lord Shiva” devoted temple is situated in South Karnataka in the Chamarajanagara district. Elevated at an altitude of about...
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Cheluvarayaswamy Temple

Devoted to a deity called “Tirunarayana” (a form of Lord Vishnu) is a Hindu shrine located in Karnataka known as Cheluvanarayana Swami Temple. This “Vishnu avatar” temple is situated in Melukote in the Mandya district. In addition, this temple has...
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Murudeshwar Temple

A popular Hindu shrine dedicated to Lord Murudeshwar (an avatar of Lord Shiva) known as “Murudeshwar Temple” is located in Karnataka. This “Lord Shiva” dedicated temple is situated in the coastal town of Murudeshwar in the Uttara Kannada district. ...
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Kadri Manjunath Temple

Constructed during either the 10th or 11th century is a beautiful Hindu shrine in Karnataka known as the Kadri Manjunatha Temple. This “Lord Shiva” dedicated temple is located in the city of Mangalore in the Dakshina Kannada district. The idol of...
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Sangameshwara Temple

Constructed in the 12th century during the Chalukya dynasty in Karnataka is a Hindu shrine known as Sangameshwara Temple. This temple dedicated to a poet/teacher Basaveshwara is situated in the sacred town of Kudalasangama in the Bagalkote district....
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Kotilingeshwara Temple

Supposedly possessing the “largest shiv linga in Asia” is a Hindu shrine in Karnataka known as Kotilingeshwara Temple. This “Lord Shiva” devoted temple is located in the Kolar district. Constructed by Swami Sambha Shiva Murthy, the complex of this...
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Talacauvery

Located near the Brahmagiri Hills in Karnataka is a Hindu pilgrimage site known as Talacauvery. Elevated at an altitude of 1,276 meters above sea level this pious site is situated in close proximity to the Bhagamandala village in the Kodagu district....
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