Penned by Me


Udupi, also called as Udipi. Udupi means Lord of  stars, the moon. [Udu=stars;Pa=lord] Since moon is the crown jewel of Shiva, the name Udupi owes its origin to the presence of temple  of Shiva named Chandra Mouleshwara. The famous temple of Sri Krishna in Udupi was built by Madhwacharya who is also called Poorna Prajna and Ananda Thirtha. Madhwacharya was born at Pajaka,… Continue reading Udupi