Type: Pilgrim, Sringeri Tourist Places - Sri Sankaracharya was the founder of Sringeri Temple.
Distance/Location: Sringeri, one of the foremost Shakthi Sthalas of India, lies in the Western Ghats in Karnataka, 150 km from Mangalore and 350 km from Bangalore.
Sringeri Road: It’s amazing to travel to sringeri. Roads are not so bad. It will heaven journey with beauty of greener landscape.
Food in Sringeri: Foods are really mindblowing, Temple of sringeri itself offers you free food all 3times a day. And even you can have foods near by hotels by paying. Worth for all reason.
Petrol: Chikkamagalur is the best place to fill your fuels and travel ahead to sringeri for safer side.
Other place to visit around sringeri:From Sringeri you can also take a tour of some of the nearby tourist spots like
Rameshwara temple in Thirthahalli,
Rishyashringa temple in Kigga,
Udbava Ganapathi temple in Himbaravalli,
Annapoorneshari temple in Horanadu For Hornadu Photos and Places Click Here
Agumbe: This spectacular sunset point, 56 km away, is also known as the Cheerapunji of South India as it receives the highest rainfall in South India. This picturesque landscape is renowned for its glorious sunset.
You can also visit the cascading Sirimane Falls in Chickmagalur district whiling travling to sringeri in Karnataka
History/Guide of Sringeri:Sri Shankaracharya discovered Sringeri at a time when the place was not inhabited by anyone. He saw a frog in labor protected from the blazing sunrays by a raised hood of a cobra. Sankara was greatly moved by the sight, and thus installed the Goddess of learning, Sri Sharada, at Sringeri.
The name of this city is taken from Rishyashringa giri its called Sringeri.
This place to watch gives some information about the places to be seen in sringeri in Karnataka.
Sringeri is the tourist attractions to travel sringeri temple in Karnataka for its marvelous architectural built temple like Dravidian art and culture. Sringeri temple is with rich and beauty of its carvings and artworks which is worth to see and visit the place for its greener landscape of higly thick forest. And don’t miss to see temple also features golden image of sarada devi god, ruby images of venugopala and Srinivasa god and nandi structure of pearl alike
How to reach sringeri in Karnataka: To reach sringeri you can go to nearest airport in Bangalore and fly to mangalore, from there you can take a bus to sringeri which is connected by road to other cities in Karnataka.
Bus services for Sringeri are also available by the Karnataka government (KSRTC you can book the tickets online also from KSRTC Online website to travel sringeri and there are many private buses also which will be feasible for you to travel sringeri)
Also if you like to go from train, railway station is in Udupi you can also reach birur or shimoga by train and from there you can travel to sringeri by bus or car.
Best Time to Visit Sringeri:
To Plan and travel to Sringeri, the best time to visit is between the months of October and March.
But sringeri is that place which you can go any time in a year because of its thick forest and beautiful landscape.
Fairs and Festivals
Sarada Navrathri festival from sep 29th – October 8th :
This festival is consecrated to the Mother Goddess, worshipped as Durga, Lakshmi and Saraswati. The festival occurs in the beginning of the autumn (Sarad) season and is therefore special for Goddess Sarada.
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