SripadaRaja mutt , Narasimha teertha , Mulbagilu

In this last article of Mulbagilu tourist attractions we cover one of infamous spots - SripadaRaja mutt . 


  • Mutt has brindavan of SripadaRajaru also known earlier as Sri Laksminarayana theertharu
  • Mutt also has brindavans of other descendants  since year 1238 till recent 19th century
  • A well maintained Kalyani pond
  • Free lunch service to devotees 
  • Facilities to perform functions , Shraadhas etc

This spot is just beside on the national highway. Our team stopped here on a Sunday noon . We were mesmerized to get a glimpse of mutt history and the brindavans of mutt swamijis dating more than 800 to 900 years.

We had a very good generous lunch offered by mutt . Staff was very friendly and they explained about the history of mutt. 

About Sripadarajaru :

  • Born in 1404 AD known as Lakshmi narayana took Sanyasa deeksha 
  • Established Vidyalaya known popularly as nalanda university attracted many
  • Over 10,000 disciples studied at SriPadaraja gurukulam
  • Saluva Narasimha , maharaja of chandragiri perfomed rathanbhisheskam to Sripadarajaru
  • Known as Pithamaha of haridasa Vidya Bhandaram for his great works , keerthanas , Dandakams , books in kannada etc
  • He attained heavenly abode in 1504 AD at this spot.

Kalyani pond known by name Narasimha Theertha is very well maintained . Visitors who perform poojas and karmas take bath here . There are many fishes fed in this pond. Inside the temple is a small sanctum where Anjaneya & Narasimha idols are worshipped.

Best time to visit this spot is before 1 PM in morning as most of mutt activities are conducted before this time. A must visit awesome historic spot in Mulbagilu.