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Adi Shankara Temple

Chickmagalur District, Sringeri 577139, India
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Indulge into spiritual journey for all faiths

You will be entering into new spiritual world. Reaching the temple town is memorable and scenic... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Ram B
A place established by Aadi Shankaracharya

Its Sarada Devi Temple but not Adi Shankara temple. Sarada devi temple is established or founded by... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bharath_Jaladi
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Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
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Chickmagalur District, Sringeri 577139, India
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Reviewed 6 days ago

You will be entering into new spiritual world. Reaching the temple town is memorable and scenic thru green plantations and temple is located adjacent to a water stream.Good to see all faiths are being allowed inside the temple and stand by Vasudhaika kutumbam. This is...More

Thank Ram B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Its Sarada Devi Temple but not Adi Shankara temple. Sarada devi temple is established or founded by Aadi Shankaracharya. Though he is no longer there it is still guided by the Gurus. Guru Parampara hasn't broken yet where each Guru will find his successor and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is indeed a Scenic and Holy trip!!! We started from Mangalore by Taxi and it took 2:45 minutes to reach.Sringeri is around 110 kms from Mangalore. The roads are very good, but with lot of turns and ups and downs. Around 50 kms of...More

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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

This is one of the few places where devotion meets calm. This temple has maintained it's divine sancitity which has not been disturbed by the commercialization of it's surroundings. You have to visit the place to experience this.

Thank VikramBangalore
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

Third visit to this beautiful temple. We reached at around 7:30 PM in time for the evening aarti which is at 8 PM but the way to the river was closed so couldn't go down to the banks which I highly recommend. The complex has...More

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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Mesmerising glimpse of Shri Shardambi amma @srengiri adi Shankara Temple . Truely a highly recommended place to visit. Parents with kids who want to have their kids get blessings of Shri shardambi Amma will come here . It’s known children’s who start their first education...More

Thank IndBngIT
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Reviewed 18 January 2018

This is a temple dedicated to goddess Saraswathi by the great adisankarar. This has two temples inside the complex, one the old one and another the new one. the candramouleswar lingam in the old one is sacred and believed to be worshipped by adisankarar himself....More

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Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

We went frm udipi..it took 2 hrs to reach there.The temple is in a serene location.Not much of rush.Had a good darshan of sharadambal and luckily the acharyas were also there.So had their darshan too..had lunch in temple premises..Its well organised.simple homely food..only thing is...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2018

Do you want to drive from Bangalore to Sringeri? Always, you love this drive. I visited this place around 14 years back. December 2018, I visited this place again. You can drive this stretch for one sure shot. Sringeri takes 7.5 hours from Bangalore. The...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Extremely peaceful and serene. Had wonderful darshan of Ambal and Gurus. Must visit for people who wish to enjoy calm atmosphere and peaceful darshan

Thank LakshmiKrishna
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shankyX
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Response from BantakalDotCom | Reviewed this property |
From udupi or from manipal pick the mini bus which goes to Shimoga. Most of them have stop at sringeri. (confirm with bus conductor) It will take 3 hours to reach sringeri from udupi using those mini bus.
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