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Moodbidri is categorised as Pilgrimage / Getaways

Chaturmukha Basadi
Venur Bahubali Statue
Bahubali Statue Karkala - Photo Courtesy Vaikoovery
Savirakambada Basadi

Reasons to Visit
  • Moodbidri is a Jain pilgrim centre at an hour from Mangalore
  • Pandits Health Resort, a getaway resort has come up making the area an ex-Mangalore / Bangalore getaway.
  • Moodbidri and Karkala alongwith Hosanadu (Annapoorneshwari) are well visited from Moodbidri
  • Significant Jain Pilgrimages in Karnataka"Karkala and Moodbidri (30 kms radius from Mangalore) are major pilgrim centre for Jains. There are about 18 Jain temples in and around the area. 35 feet Bahubali Statue at Venur and 42 feet Bahubali statue at Karkala are visited as part of Bahubali Statue Circuit in Karnataka."
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Airport Pickup or Drop

ServicesRates Starting From
Pickup/Drop between Mangalore Airport and MoodbidriRs. 1761

Day Sightseeing

ServicesRates Starting From
Karkala and Moodbidri Jain Temples Day visit and backRs. 2934

Railway Station Pickup or Drop

ServicesRates Starting From
Pickup/Drop between Mangalore Railway Station and MoodbidriRs. 1761
Pickup/Drop between Udupi Railway Station and MoodbidriRs. 1526

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Destination Ideas

  • Jain Circuit Ex-Mangalore / ex-Udupi
  • Moodbidri and Karkala Jain Pilgrimage
  • Significant Lord Bahubali Statues in Jain Pilgrimages in Karnataka

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  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    The Thousand Pillars Temple is one of the most famous and holy shrine of Jains in Moodbidri. It also has Guru Basadi which houses the treasured Dhavala text. There are other Basadis, namely Ammanvara Basadi. Leppada Basadi, etc. There are several Jain temples in Moodbidri.
    Temple or Holy Place
    Jain Temple
    Shri Annapoorneshwari Temple at Hosanadu is one of popular temples in Udupi area. The temple was commissioned in late 1990s.
    Temple or Holy Place
    Devi Temple
    Karkala is a town of historical importance and a pilgrim centre for Jains. Jainism is widely practised here. The single stone 42-foot statue Gomateshwara (Lord Bahubali) is main attraction and is the second tallest in Karnataka. There are about 18 Jain basadis here.Attur nearby is also home to impressive St Lawrence Church.
    Temple or Holy Place
    Jain Temple
  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Venur is home to 38 ft monolith of Lord Bahubali also known as Lord Gomateshwara. The single rock statue was erected in the year 1604. This statue of Bahubali is one of the five giant monoliths found in Karnataka.
    Temple or Holy Place
    Jain Temple

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Nearest Airport in Moodbidri
  • Bajpe Airport ( IXE ) , Mangalore-35 Kms
Nearest Railway Stations in Moodbidri
  • Mangalore Central ( MAQ ), Mangalore-35 Kms
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