Sri Pejavar Math Udupi

The original pontiff of this Math, Sri Adhokshaja Teertha, was one of the direct disciples of Madhwacharya. The deity is `Sri Vittala'.

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The original pontiff of this Math, Sri Adhokshaja Teertha, was one of the direct disciples of Madhwacharya. The deity is `Sri Vittala’. The eighth pontiff in this lineage, Sri Vijayadhwaja Teertha wrote a commentary on Bhagavatha Purana which is well known under the caption, `Vijaya Dwaja Teertheeya’. The twentieth pontiff Sri Viswapathi Teertha had written criticisms on Madhwa Vijaya and Nrisimha stuti.

The ruling pontiff, Sri Vishwesha Teertha, is the 32nd in this line. He was born in 1931 (Prajotpathi, Vaishaka Suddha, Dashami) and was ordained into sanyasa in 1938 (Bahudhanya, Margashira Shuddha, dasami). During his paryaya (in january 1953) he organised the All India Maadhwa Conference in Udupi. During his second paryaya, he got renovated the Badagumalige; during his third, renovated the wall of Sri Krishna Temple, also got constructed a spacious auditorium at Rajangana and a new chowltry (`Sri Krishnadhama’) there. He has taken a junior, Sri Vishwaprasanna Teertha as his successor who was born in 1963 (Shobhakrit, Jyestha, Shuddha Pratipath), and received sanyasa in 1988 (Prabhava, Phalguna, Shuddha Chathurthi).

The guru parampara of this Math

  1. Adhokshaja Teertha
  2. Kamalaksha Teertha
  3. Pushkaraksha Teertha
  4. Amarendra Teertha
  5. Mahendra Teertha
  6. Vijayadhvaja Teertha
  7. Uttama Teertha
  8. Chintamani Teertha
  9. Damodara Teertha
  10. Vasudeva Teertha
  11. Vadindra Teertha
  12. Vedagarbha Teertha
  13. Anuprajna Teertha
  14. Vijaya Teertha
  15. Vijaya Teertha
  16. Vishveshwara Teertha
  17. Vishvabhushana Teertha
  18. Vishvavandya Teertha
  19. Vidyaraja Teertha
  20. Vishvamurthy Teertha
  21. Vishvapati Teertha
  22. Vishvanidhi Teertha
  23. Vishvadhisha Teertha
  24. Vishvadhiraja Teertha
  25. Vishvabodha Teertha
  26. Vishvavallabha Teertha
  27. Vishvapriya Teertha
  28. Vishvavarya Teertha
  29. Vishvaraja Teertha
  30. Vishvamanohara Teertha
  31. Vishvajna Teertha
  32. Vishvamanya Teertha
  33. Vishvesha Teertha (Present Swamiji)
  34. Vishvavijaya Teertha
  35. VishwaprasannaTeertha (Junior Swamiji)

Sri Pejavar Math
Car Street, Udupi – 576 101
Karnataka, INDIA
Phone: 91 820 2532198

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