Established : Around 1700
A.D. by Kulavis of Shri
Presiding Deity : Shri
Mahalasa Narayani, and
Other Deities : Shri Maha Laxmi, Shri Veera Vittala, Shri Krishna, Rukhmini, Satyabhama and Shri
Important Festivals :
Navratri Festival from Ashwija Shukla Padyam to Vijaya Dashami (10 days - September or October), Ekaha Bhajana festival (continous Bhajans for full day) on Ashwija
Bahula Ekadashi (October or November - 15 days after
GSB Families : 300 Families
(approx), Population : 1500.
Journey Details : By Road - From Mangalore (36
kms.) on Mangalore - Karkala Route.
Nearby Interesting Places : There are 18 Hindu temples and 18 Jain Temples in Moodbidri.
Thousand Pillars Jain Temple is famous.
(See Picture )
Administrator : Shri. M. Ramesh Bhat. (Archak by heredity). &
Archak : Sri M. Vedavyasa Bhat.
History : About 150 years back there was "Darshan Seva" in the temple which was very famous. The King of Moodbidri, pleased with the
Darshan Seva had gifted some land to the temple.
MAHALASA NARAYANI TEMPLE.
Moodabidri, D. K. District, Karnataka, 574227. Tel. :
08258 - 61261.