Guru Parampara Parampara

Guru Parampara Parampara

Shri Narasimha Tirtha is the first Pontiff in the lineage of Shri Adamaru Matha. The centerpiece of Shri Adamaru Mathas the Chaturbhuja Kaliya Mardhana Krishna worshipped by Acharya Madhwa himself. The present Senior Pontiff is Shri Vishwapriya Teertha and Junior Pontiff Shri Eeshapriya Teertha.

Branches

1. Adamaru Moola Matha
2. Adamaru Matha – Manipura, Kemthoor, Katapadi,
3. Kuduru(Udyavara)
4. Hosamatha – Edaneeru
5. Bana Teertha Matha – Banateertha, Kunjarugiri

6. Sheembra Matha – Perampalli, near Manipal
7. Mudraadi – Karkala
8. Kunjebettu Matha – Kunjebettu, Kadiyali
9. Kadathila Matha
10. Sangameshwara – Chikkamagaluru

11. Kootada Gundi Matha – Bellarpaadi
12. Adamaru Matha – Andheri (E), Mumbai
13. Anantapura Matha
14. Durgadevi Devasthana, Kunjarugiri

The lineage begins with Shriman Madhwacharya who bestowed Yatiashrama to Shri Narasimha Teertha.

  • As Shri Narayana Pandit Acharya says, Shri Madhwacharya named his disciples by recognizing their characteristics. As quoted in the Madhwa Vijaya Narasimha Padadharah, Shri Narasimha Teertha was graced by Lord Narasimha which Shriman Madhwacharya recognized.
    He was an ardent devotee who spent all his years in lesson and discourse. Later, he toured the Punyakshetras in India. Narasimha Teertha was a Mahatapasvi. He bestowed Sanyasa ashrama to Kamelekshara Teertha on his pilgrimage to the North, he attained Haripada in Baghirathi in 1310, Sowmya nama samvatsara Chaitra Shudda Panchami