Sri Krishna Temple, Udupi
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Sri Krishna Temple

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About Sri Krishna Temple

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    • Not Allowed: Pets
    • Timings - Opening & Closing: Monday - Friday: 5.00 AM - 9.30 PM , Saturday: 5.00 AM - 9.30 PM , Sunday: 5.00 AM - 9.30 PM , Public Holidays: 5.00 AM - 9.30 PM

Shri Krishna Temple of Udupi is among the highly revered Hindu shrines dedicated to God Krishna. The temple resembles an ashram and is also referred as Shri Krishna Math. It is one of the most ancient shrines made of wood and stone dating back to 1,500 years.

The main highlight of the temple is Navagraha Kitiki, a window with nine holes, from where the Lord is worshipped. This window is beautifully decorated with silver and is intricately carved. Devotees from all over the country pay homage at the site during the festivals such as Ugadi, Matsya Jayanti, Ram Navami and Hanuman Jayanti.
 


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  • Best Time:  During Day
  • Length of visit:  1-2hrs
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Abhishek

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  • Abhishek
  • Lives in Delhi
  • 2 Reviews
  •  444 readers

"Spiritual place"

  • 7.0/7
  • Posted Jan 8, 2016
A better spiritual place where a miracle happened for a man called Kanaka Dasa. And other thing to say is in the temple they are having Cows, well cared. Spiritual shopping is good and prasadam facility for all peoples is good. In spite of casteism peoples are welcome for the temple.
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Vinod Ramnath

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  • Vinod Ramnath
  • Lives in Pune
  • 2 Reviews
  •  1 helpful vote
  •  1634 readers

"A divine feeling"

  • 7.0/7
  • Posted Nov 22, 2015
Very divine feeling, one must visit this temple. Other mutts are nearby who take turns in performing puja each year. Accommodation is possible nearby, this temple entrance is from the back, we are told (normally all temples are from the front).
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Gopinath R

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  • Gopinath R
  • Lives in Mysore
  • 7 photos
  • 14 Reviews
  •  1 helpful vote
  •  5633 readers

"Historical and religious Centre at Udupi"

  • 7.0/7
  • Posted Oct 14, 2015
Sri Krishna Temple is one of the most religious and also historical place to visit. Very attractive idol of Sri Krishna is worth seeing. The food served in the afternoon to all visitors is really a great prasada to cherish.
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Sachin Bhandary

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  • Sachin Bhandary
  • Lives in Mumbai
  • 4 photos
  • 6 Reviews
  •  4 helpful votes
  •  7962 readers

"Wonderful temple & great vegatarian food around the place"

  • 6.5/7
  • Posted Jul 27, 2015
This is a wonderful temple that I have been visiting once every few years. The temple has an old world charm and interesting stories associated with it. However for me the best part is the annadanam(food offering) made by the temple in the hall above, the food is fresh, hot and tasty. It is free, as it is the offering that is shared with good intent, this should not be missed.
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Vishal Kini

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  • Vishal Kini
  • Lives in Udupi
  • 7 Reviews
  •  5612 readers

"Many visit here"

  • 6.0/7
  • Posted May 29, 2015
Krishna Temple is very well known, many people visit here, there is an afternoon lunch for free as a prasada.
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Prakash Shenoy

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  • Prakash Shenoy
  • Lives in Bengalooru
  • 2 Reviews
  •  6 helpful votes
  •  3991 readers

"Its a lovely visit"

  • 6.5/7
  • Posted Apr 28, 2015
Lovely place, tranquillity at its best. Sheer divine experience you can visit this place anytime during the year along with family. Do savour the lovely South Canara cuisine.
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  • 2 votes

Sudheer Nerella

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  • Sudheer Nerella
  • Lives in Bangalore
  • 4 Reviews
  •  90 helpful votes
  •  10978 readers

"Nice environment"

  • 7.0/7
  • Posted Apr 6, 2015
The temple and environment are very nice. Nice view and we had enjoyed more. We went to Malpe beach near by the Udipi. I suggest you to wear dhotis to go that temple.
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  • 8 votes

Periniyal Simson

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  • Periniyal Simson
  • Lives in Chennai
  • 2 photos
  • 8 Reviews
  •  71 helpful votes
  •  13123 readers

"A good and maintained temple to be visited"

  • 6.0/7
  • Posted Sep 29, 2014
The temple complex is well maintained and kept clean at all time. I looked at it from architect's point of view. Lots of seating space is provided however, it be devoid of trees, which is sad. The car street has restricted vehicular entry that makes ample space for people of gather during festivals. The built structures are all functioning and the priest seems to be very helpful in explaining the day's routine.
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  • 19 votes

Rao vs

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  • Rao vs
  • Lives in Agra
  • 2 Reviews
  •  18 helpful votes
  •  7310 readers

"The Lord's abode"

  • 6.5/7
  • Posted Sep 18, 2014
As we had a pooja, the stay was long, the serene atmosphere, the feeling of devotion and the lovely idol of the Lord make us want to come repeatedly.
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  • 18 votes

Manmohan

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  • Manmohan
  • Lives in Noida
  • 19 Reviews
  •  50 helpful votes
  •  11423 readers

"Great One, cool environment"

  • 7.0/7
  • Posted Sep 1, 2014
Love to visit there because of its serenity all over the surroundings. It seems that Lord Krishna himself resides here because of its cool and classy environment. Must go place for devotees.
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  • 18 votes

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