Shree Venkataramana Temple, Karkala, popularly known as “Padutirupathi” is one of the ancient Temples belonging to the Gowda Saraswath Brahmin Community. This Temple has a remarkable history of six centuries and is revered by its devotees belonging to the GSB community all over India and abroad. Those who worship Lord Shree Venkataramana of Karkala are blessed by Him.
The blessedness and the glory of Lord Shree Srinivasa and Lord Shree Venkataramana of Karkala are beyond expression. The resilient belief says that prayers offered with devotion standing inside the Garuda Mantap are always fulfilled by The Lord. Every devotee has his own reminiscence of His grace that has protected him/her at the time of need. To the devotees of Lord Shree Venkatamana, He is their Master and the Saviour. A profound expression as “AMGELO DEVU” springs out from the bottom of the heart of every devotee of Lord Shree Venkataramana because of one’s staunch faith in Him.