Sri Vijayeendra Swamy Mutt, Kumbakonam

There is a famous Mutt for the Madhwa Guru and the great Dvaita scholar, Sri Vijayeendra Tirtharu, and it is located at 159, Solaiappan Street, Kumbakonam, Tamil Nadu 612001, and in this famous Mutt, a separate shrine for Guru Raghavendra Swamy, and Sri Lakshmi Narayana Swamy are also available. In this temple, the annual Aradhana […]

Holy Pontiffs of Hinduism

In Hinduism, we have lot of pure and pious pontiffs who have served faithfully to the god with full of dedication and devotion in their mind. Sri Adishankara who had incarnated before 2,000 years is believed to be the founder and pontiff of Kanchi Mutt, which is situated in Kancheepuram, and Sringeri Sharada peetham, which […]

Bhootaraja | Attendant of Vadiraja Tirtha

Bhootaraja is one of the attendants of the great Madhwa Saint Sri Vadiraja. He is believed to be an amsha of Lord Shiva. In his previous birth, Bhootaraja was born as Somadatta to the great king Bahlika, and he was a great warrior, and an expert in handling all kinds of weapons, and after his […]

Madhvacharya | Chief Proponent of Dvaita Vedanta

madhvacharya

Madhvacharya (1238–1317), also known as ‘Purna Prajna’ and ‘Ananda Tirtha’, was a Great Hindu Saint of the Dvaita school of Vedanta. Life and Teachings Madhvacharya was born in Pajaka near Udupi ,Karnataka in 13th-century in India. He was born to a Tulu speaking Vaishnavite Brahmin family, and he was named as Vasudeva before attaining saint […]

Haridasa Bhakti Movement

The Haridasa devotional movement was formed in Karnataka, India, after the avatar of the holy saint Sri Madhvacharya, an incarnation of Lord Vayu Bhagavan, and gradually the movement had spread throughout India. Through the efforts of several Indian saints,the Haridasa movement had spread among the masses. The term Haridasas means the obedient servants of Lord […]

Raghuttama Tirtha | Sri Raghuttama Tirthar

Sree Raghuttama Tirtha Swamigal is a Dwaitha Saint. He was born in Hyderabad. He was adopted by Raghuvarya Theerthar of Uttharadhi Mutt at a very young age from his parents. His original name was Ramachandran. At the age of seven, Upanayanam was made to him and he was given Sanyasa at the age of eight. […]

Raghuvarya Tirtha | Sri Raghuvarya Tirtharu

Raghuvarya Tirtha was a great saint and the pontiff of Shri Uttaradi Mutt for the period: 1502 to 1557. He was the disciple of Sri Raghunatha Theertha, and he was his successor. Sri Raghuvarya Tirtha taught the famous work Nyayasudha to his disciples in a simple manner. He was the guru of Sri Raghuttama Tirtha, […]

Sri Trivikrama Panditacharya | Composer of Vayu Stuti, Vishnu Stuti

Sri Trivikrama Panditacharya was the famous disciple of Sri Madhvacharya, the great Dvaita philosopher. He was the composer of the Vayu Stuti, which is regarded as one of the famous Slokas among the Madhwa sect of people. Sri Trvivikrama Panditacharya’s father was Sri Subramanya Panditacharya and his son was Sri Narayana Panditacharya. Sri Trivikrama Panditacharya […]

Satyabodha Tirtha (Shri Satyabodha Tirtharu)

Satyabodha Tirtha (1710-1783) was a Madhwa saint, and he was the pontiff of the Uttaradhi Mutt and served during the period 1744- 1783. Satyabodha Tirtha was born in the year 1710 in Raichur at Karnataka in a pious Madhwa Brahmin family. His birth name was Ramacharya. He is considered as an incarnation of Rishi Markandeya. […]

Vedesa Tirtha

Vedesa Tirtha (1570 – 1620) was a Madhwa saint and a great scholar. He was the disciple of Sri Raghuttama Tirtha. He has not served as a pontiff in Dwaita mutts, and remained as a wandering saint throughout in his life. Vedesa Tirtha learned the Vedas and Shastras at his young age, and he was […]

Vishwesha Tirtha | Sri Sri 1008 Sri Visvesa Tirtha Sripadangalavaru

Sri Vishwesha Tirtha (Śrī Śrī 1008 Śrī Viśveśa-tīrtha Śrīpādaṅgaḷavaru), (1931–2019), was a Madhwa saint and he served as the pontiff of the Sri Pejavara Adokshaja Mutt. Sri Vishvesha Tirtha was under the lineage of Sri Madhvacharya’s disciples. He served as the president of Vishva Tulu Sammelana, and he had founded Poornaprajna Vidyapeetha in Bangalore. He […]