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Sringeri Mutt, Sringeri

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Travellers 'must visit' Sringeri Mutt as it is one of the prime attractions of Sringeri. This Hindu Advaita Math, otherwise known as the Dakshinamnaya Sringeri Sharada Peetham and the Sringeri Sharada Peetham, was established by Adi Shankaracharya. The main sanctum of Sringeri Mutt is standing on an elevated circular star-shaped platform.

Located on the bank of Tunga River, the mutt believes in the tradition of Yajur Veda. This mutt exhibits the Hoysala and Dravidian architectural styles. Upon reaching the site, travellers would get the chance to see Vidyatirtha Linga along with twelve pillars that represent different zodiac. These pillars are set in such a way that sun rays fall on each pillar in accordance with the month.

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