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Sri Krishna Temple, Udupi

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Dedicated to the god Krishna, the Hindu temple of Sri Krishna Temple was founded in the 13th century. The large complex features carved stone archways, statues, and a matha area resembling a living ashram, where daily devotion rituals take place. Keep in mind the temple's defining feature; the god is worshiped through the silver-plated window. During your visit, pick up a few souvenirs from the small stands selling handmade products. The temple attracts droves of tourists and worshipers no matter the season, so prepare to wait in line for a few hours if you want to worship. Plan to visit Sri Krishna Temple during your Udupi vacation using our convenient Udupi holiday planner.
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  • This temple is the epicenter of all the Vedic knowledge emanating and diseminated throughout the world. It was here that Acharya Madhva expounded the Dwaita system of Vedanta philosophy  more »
  • One our way back from Kodi beech and St.Mary's island, we were hungry and looking for food. Only one guy in our group was interested in visiting this temple. Other were just looking for food. All hote...  more »
  • Temple is very well maintained and organized. Little about this temple, Once Kanakadasa, a pious worshipper and devotee of Lord Krishna, was staying in a makeshift hermitage in front of Krishna mutt. ...  more »
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  • Udupi Sri Krishna Matha is a most famous Hindu temple dedicated to god Krishna located in karnataka state. The matha area resembles a living ashram, a holy place for daily devotion and living. Very pleasant ambience and its really a beautiful ancient temple.
  • Most Cleanest City I had ever visited. A best example of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan Mission - An ambitious mission by Modiji. One has to walk around the city to see the cleanliness.
  • Holy place, One of the best place 2 visit in karnataka, Were shri krishna gave darshana to kanakadasa Proud 2 be kurubas
  • The god here is very powerful.. surrounded by 8 mathas..must visit place..prasada also good..very powerful place
  • Udipi temple is very nice. This place is location and nature is too good. And stating hotel's is very nice