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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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  • Very famous temple in Udupi. We visited this temple late evening and stayed there for almost 2 to 3 hours. Attended night pooja and aarati of Lord Krishna. It was a divine experience in all.  more »
  • Very important destination in Udupi. The famous temple attracts lot of pilgrims as well as tourists. The true splendour can be seen if visited during festivals.  more »
  • This is one of the famous temple of udupi. i visited here with my wife during our udapi trip in jan 2017. This temple is one of the old temple (13th century) & Founded by saint madhavacharya. we visit...  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