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Oldest Shiva temple in Udupi

Pray to Lord Shiva and appreciate our great architects.Visit the temple early because temple gate... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
drskpandey
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Bengaluru, India
Small Shiva Temple

Just outside the krishna Temple, this Shiva Temple is a small one, but nice and peaceful. The... read more

Reviewed August 22, 2018
aum1207
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Mumbai
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pray to Lord Shiva and appreciate our great architects.Visit the temple early because temple gate closed at sharp 08PM'prior to Srikrishna temple and Sri Ananteshwara temple.

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Reviewed August 22, 2018

Just outside the krishna Temple, this Shiva Temple is a small one, but nice and peaceful. The Nandi here is slanting and that’s how we also have to tilt our head to see Shiva! I couldn’t find out the significance unfortunately.

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Reviewed March 17, 2018

This is just in front of Sri Krishna’ Temple. It is customary to visit this temple before visiting Sri Krishna ‘s Temple. Siva Linga here symbolizes Lord Siva who appeared here in response to a penance performed by Moon God to cure from Daksha’s curse,...More

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Reviewed February 16, 2018

This is the place where chandra penanced for removal of curse on him. Lord Siva appeared and shown the way to overcome. It is believed that Udupi got its name because of chandra only. This temple is just opposite to Krishna Matt. Piligrims used to...More

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Reviewed February 15, 2018

UDUPI is a very famous temple town. Lord KRISHNA is the Aaradhya Devate at KRISHNA MATHA. As per the stala purana, the name UDUPI is derived as per the following story. CHANDRA was cursed by Rishies for his mischievous behavior. CHANDRA pleaded with the Rishies...More

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Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

Shri Chandramoulishwara Temple in the Temple town Udupi is dedicated to divine Lord Shiva. This temple is said to be prayed at by the Pancha-Pandavas during the Mahabharata era. The architecture is very unique and is popular among the locals as well as tourists. It...More

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Reviewed February 5, 2018

Chandramouleeshwara temple dedicated to Lord Shiva is located right in front of Sri.Krishna Mutt temple. The word Udupi was derived from the combination of the Sanskrit words "Udu" meaning "stars" and "Pa" meaning "lord." Udupi thus means the land of the "lord of the stars,"-Moon....More

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Reviewed January 26, 2018

Chandramouleeshwara temple dedicated to Lord Shiva is located right in front of Sri.Krishna Mutt temple. This temple is said to have been built after the construction of the Anantheshwara Temple. As per the literary work Madhwa Vijaya, this temple was known as Moodu Devalaya as...More

1  Thank sudhibhushan
Reviewed January 17, 2018

The main deity is lord siva worshipped as chandramoulishwarar in linga rub ham as chandran. ,the moon worshipped siva here.it's said that we are supposed to worship siva here and then anandhapadmanabha temple and then the srikrishnar at matt in udupi.this is very near in...More

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Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

A must visit place in Udupi, it is right in front of Sri Krishna mutt temple, though it's surrounded by handicrafts/ souvenir shops. This temple is about 6 feet below ground level (though never flooded in recorded history) and built in Kerala style wooden architecture....More

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