ISBN 9788189211042,The Sri - Krsna Temple At Udupi

The Sri - Krsna Temple At Udupi



Bharatiya Granth Niketan

Publication Year 2005

ISBN 9788189211042

ISBN-10 8189211048


Number of Pages 337 Pages
Language (English)


The Book Coves In Eight Chapters The Traditions Of One Of The Most Unique Hidnu Temples And Pilgrimage Centres Of Southern India, I.E., The Krsna Temple At Udupi. The First Chapter Gives The Legendary History Of The Udupi Region. Consecrated By Madhva ( 1238-1317 Ce) Whose Biography Is Covered In The Second Chapter, And Nehanced By Vadiraja Tirtha (1480-1600 Ce) Whose Life And Works Are Detailed In The Third Chapter, This Book Gives In Chapters Four, Five And Six A Contemporary Description Of This Unique Temple Of Krsna.
About Author :
B.N. Hebbar Completed His Sastraic Education In India And Studied In The Usa. He Has Doctorate In Indology From The University Of Utrecht, Netherlands. He Is Academci Advisor To The Washington Dc Area Internatioanl Buddhist Committee And Teaches At The Universities Of The Area.
Contents :
Udupi: Its Geographical Location And Legendary History
Ananda Tirtha (1238-1317 C.E.)
Vadiraja Tirtha (1480-1600 C.E.): A Biographical Reconstruction
Udupi: A Contemporary Introduction Tot He Great Historical And Spiritual Capital Of The Madhva-Vaisnava Sampradaya
A Contemporary Account Of The Pontifical Traditions Of The Udupi Mathas And Their Religion-Administrative Apparatus As Its Exists Today
A Contemporary Account Of The Daily Routine Of The Sri-Krshna Temple With Descirptions Of The Foruteen Types Of Pujas Offered Daily Including A Description Of The Special Utsavas
Annual Festivals Observedat Udupi
The Paryaya Mahotsava: The Biennial Festive Event Unique To Udupi
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