Shivagiri Swamy | Sri Totakacharya

Sri Totakacharya (8th century AD) was a disciple of Sri Adi Sankara, the great Advaita Vedanta Guru. He was the first and foremost pontiff of the Mutt formed by his Guru Sri Adi Sankaracharya in Uttarakhand. He also founded another Mutt in Thrissur, Kerala. His birth name was Shivagiri. When Adi Sankara was at Sringeri, he met a boy whose name was […]

Shankaracharya Peethas – Puri, Dwarka, Badrinath & Sringeri

Adi Shankaracharya with disciples

Jagadguru Sri Adi Sankaracharya had established four peethams in different places at four directions of india , apart from the fifth peetham which he established for himself at Kanchipuram ! Here are the details of the peethams… 1) Poorvamnaya Shri Govardhan Peetham (Rigveda- Eastern Monastry) Located At Jagannath Puri, Orissa. The First Shankaracharya of Puri […]

Sringeri Shankaracharyas’ Karnataka Tour Program June 2015

Here is the Sringeri Shankaracharyas’ Karnataka Tour Program June 2015.. Sringeri Jagadguru Shankaracharyas will be touring across Karnataka in the month of June 2015. Tour will begin on 10 June and conclude on 30 June. Detailed tour details.. 10 June 2015 – Sringeri (Chikmagalur District) to Hassan (Hassan District) 11 June 2015 – (Morning) Hassan & (Evening) Haradanahalli to Haradanahalli & Baraguru […]