Total 3 Pilgrimage destination found in Chikkamagaluru

Sringeri Sharada Peetha   Chikkamagaluru

Sringeri Sharada Peetha, also known as Dakshinamnaya Sharada Peetham, is one of the four Hindu Advaita Mutts established by Adi Shankaracharya. The Mutt follows the principles of Yajur Veda, described by Krishna. As per the Mutt culture established by Adi Shankaracharya, the head is called Jagadguru, teacher of the world. Jagadguru also carries Shankaracharya as a title in his name. The seat of transcendental wisdom, known as Vyakhyana Simhasana, is presently held by Jagadguru Shankaracharya

Inam Dattatreya Peetha   Chikkamagaluru

Inam Dattatreya Peetha, located on the Baba Budan Giri Hills, is a revered place for Hindus as well as Muslims. The holy place in a cave is a symbol of brotherhood. The cave at Inam Dattatreya Peetha is believed to have sheltered Guru Dattatreya and Hazrat Dada Hayath Mir Khalandar. Hazrat Dada Hayath Mir Khalandar was a Muslim saint sent to India by Prophet Muhammad. The site hosts three day annual celebrations, known as Urs in the month of Rabi-ul-Avval, third month of the Islamic calendar.

Sharadamba Temple   Chikkamagaluru

Sharadamba Temple, constructed in the modern Dravidian style of architecture, is one of the most popular worship places of the Chikmagalur district. The temple features gopuram at the entrance along with broad covered pavement for pradakshina. It is dedicated to the Goddess Sharada Parameswari, Goddess of Knowledge and houses a deity image. The temple is believed to be built during Adi Shankaracharyas period. It is believed that it had a deity image of the goddess at that time made out of san