With the blessings of His holiness, Jagadguru Sri Sri Sri Abhinava Vidyathirtha Mahaswamiji and under the able guidance of Sannidhanam Jagadguru Sri Sri Sri Bharathi teertha Mahaswamiji, Gurusevaparayan Sri Sripad Ganesh Shetti donated the land of about 1.70 Acres.
Bhumi puja was performed and the foundation stone was laid on 18th December 1984. After completion of the construction of the Math the Kumbabhishek and Pranapratishta were performed by His holiness Jagadguru Sri Sri Sri Abhinava Vidyathirtha Mahaswamiji on 26th May, 1989. Thereafter His Holiness the Jagadguru Sri Sri Sri Bharati teertha Mahaswamiji has graced this math on several occasions and the devotees.
The math, very artistically constructed as per the south Indian style of architecture having two big gopurams with golden Kalash. Beautiful statues from Indian mythology are carved on the gopurams and on the walls of the Sanctum Sanctorum.
As one enters the premises of the math having lush green lawn and beautiful flowering plants on either side of the path are welcomed by two elephant statues with puma kumbha. The grey white temple complex has a big hall in the middle and two temples each towards the left and right side. A huge verandah with beautiful flowering plants and greenery around presents a sense of peace and serenity.
Darshan of Deities
From the verandah, we see the statue of lord Maheshwara, Devi Parvati and lord Ganesha. In front of them is the statue of Jagadguru Sri Adi Shankaracharya with four disciples.
Towards left, is a six-sided rangamantapam supported by beautifully carved pillars- and across of it is the sanctum sanctorium of Goddess Sri Sharadamba- Vidyadayini and Jnanapradayini.
On the way is the huge hall decorated with beautiful chandeliers. The walls in the hall have photographs of the Jagadguru’s of Sringeri and Goddess Sharadamba. On the wall outside is mounted the paduka of the Jagadguru Sri Sri Sri Bharati teertha Mahaswamiji. Devotees offer their pranams at the lotus feet and then take the steps to the sanctum sanctorum of Sri Adishankaracharya with the smiling face and having bright eyes, in the form of a pure white marble statue. A shivalinga is also present in front of the acharya in line with famous Shloka Sankaram…Sankaracharyam.
- Maha Shivarathri: Evening One Yaama Puja
- Sri AdiShankaracharya Jayanti Utsav: Ekadasha Rudrabhishek and Pravachana
- Sri Sharada Sharannavarathri Utsav: Saptashatiparayana NavaChandikaHoma, Cultural activities on the last five days.
- Dhanurmasa Puja
- .Pravachana: Every month
Mr. Gopinath Raikar-President Kamakshi Prasad Modsai Borda Madgaon-Goa
Sri Sringeri Shankar Math is situated at about 3 KM from Dharwad city towards Hubli on the Pune-Bangalore Highway NH4. With the presence of the math, the area is popularly known as Sridevi Nagar.