Tribhuvana Tilaka Chudamani Basadi (1000 pillars temple) - Moodabidri

The myriad moods of Moodabidri

– Article by Hazel Colaco, Deccan Herald Moodabidri, the very name evokes images of a cluster of bamboo groves. Mooda means east and bidre is bamboo and it is said that the abundance of bamboo groves in the area gave the place its name. However, there is more to Moodabidri than just bamboo. Situated 37 […]

Tribhuvana Tilaka Chudamani Basadi (1000 pillars temple) - Moodabidri

Workshop on the history and architecture of Moodabidri’s Thousand Pillars Temple

Moodabidri (Mangalore District, Karnataka), November 30, 2013: Dhavalatraya Jainakashi Trust (Regd.), and Swastishri P. U. College, Moodbidri jointly organized a Workshop on the history and architecture of Thousand Pillar Basadi, Moodbidri for PUC students in the premises of the Basadi on Saturday, 30.11.2013 at 10.00 am. The workshop was inaugurated by Sri Abhayachandra Jain, Minister […]

Breaking News – Moodabidri’s Stolen Rare Precious Jain Idols Recovered

‘Siddantha Mandir Temple’ at Moodabidri Mangalore, (Karnataka), November 5, 2013: In one of the important developments, the rare precious Jain idols that were stolen from the ‘Siddantha Darshan temple’ of Moodabidiri have been recovered today evening. Speaking to Nitin H.P. of WWW.JAINHERITAGECENTRES.COM (JHC) on phone His Holiness Swasti Sri Charukeerthi Bhattarakha Swamiji the pontiff of […]

'Siddantha Mandir Temple' at Moodabidri

Moodabidri Theft – Jain Bhattarakha’s to Lead Protest Urging CBI Investigation

A file photo of ‘Siddantha Darshan Temple’ from JHC’s Collection taken on April 17, 2010 Moodabidri (Dakshina Kannada District, Karnataka), September 30, 2013: A day long silent protest has been organised in the premises of the ancient thousand pillars temple (Tribhuvana Tilaka Chudamani Temple) at Moodabidri on October 2, 2013 urging the Government of Karnataka […]

Moodabidri Theft: Police Release Suspect’s Sketch

Mangalore (Karnataka), July 7, 2013: On the back drop of the theft of antique Jain idols from ‘Siddantha Darshan Temple’ at Moodabidri the Mangalore police have released a sketch of the suspect. In a press release the police have said that the suspect is well built, white coloured and aged around 30 years. Further, he […]

'Siddantha Mandir Temple' at Moodabidri

Shocking – Rare Jain idols stolen at Moodabidri

A file photo of ‘Siddantha Darshan Temple’ from JHC’s Collection taken on April 17, 2010 Moodabidri (Dakshina Kannada District, Karnataka), July 6, 2013: Rare, precious Jain idols have been stolen from the ‘Siddantha Darshan Temple’ at Moodabidri, the Jain Kashi. Speaking to Sri Nitin H.P. of WWW.JAINHERITAGECENTRES.COM (JHC) Sri Udayakumar the manager of Sri Jain […]

Charukeerthiji Inaugurates ‘Tirth Darshan’ by JHC

Moodabidri (Dakshina Kannada District, Karnataka), January 13, 2013: His Holiness Swasti Sri Charukeerthi Bhattarakaha Swamiji, pontiff of Modabidri Jain mutt inaugurated ‘Tirth Darshan’ the first show of WWW.JAINHERITAGECENTRES.COM (JHC). He inaugurated the event in the premises of Sri Dhavala college, Moodabidri. The event was hosted by Tribhuvan Yuva Jain Milan as a part of its […]

Moodabidri-Jain Culture & Heritage Festival begins

Moodabidri (Dakshina Kannada District, Karnataka), November 9, 2012: Organised by Bharatvarshiya Digamber Jain Teerthkshetra Committee, Mumbai, in association with Dhavalatraya Jainakashi Trust, Moodbidri, the three events would have seminars and cultural events on the premises of Tribhuvana Tilaka Choodamani Basadi, also called Thousand-Pillar Basadi. Addressing a gathering at the inaugural session, seer of Jain Math, […]

Tirth Kshetra Committee’s Convention at Moodabidri

Moodabidri (Dakshina Kannada District, Karnataka), December 5, 2012: The national convention of Bharatavarshiya Digambar Jain Tirtha Kshetra Committee will be held at Jaina Kashi Moodabidri from December 9-11, 2012. This is the first time ever in its history of Tirtha Kshetra Committee that its national convention is been held at Moodabidri. The executive committee & […]

Jeevadayashtami Programme at Moodabidri

Moodabidri (Dakshina Kannada District, Karnataka), October 21, 2012: On the occasion of Jeevadayashtami, special pooja have been organised at all the Jain temples in Moodabidri on October 22, 2012. As a part of the programme His Holiness Swasti Sri Charukeerthi Bhattarakha Swamiji, the pontiff of Moodabidri Jain Mutt will visit all the 18 Jain temples […]

The Moodbidri Tales

– Ramachandra Guha Although I am not especially religious, I enjoy visiting old temples, for the beauty of their construction and the tranquillity of their surroundings. I live in Bangalore, a city whose colonial architecture is sparse and whose modern buildings are horrendously ugly. When friends come visiting, I take them on a day-trip either […]