Vasudendra Tirtharu

Shree Vasudhendra Thirtharu

Vrundavana@ Kenchanagudda near Siraguppa

Vrundavana pravesha – Ashvayuja Bahula Saptami

vasudendra

ವಸುಧಾತಲವಿಖ್ಯಾತಂ ವೈರಾಗ್ಯಾದಿಗುಣಾರ್ಣವಂ|
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वसुधातलविख्यातं वैराग्यादिगुणार्णवं।

 

वेदवेदांगचतुरं वसुधेंद्रगुरुं भजे ।

vasudhaatalaviKyaatam vairaagyaadiguNaarNavam|
vEdavEdaangachaturam vasudhEMdragurum bhajE |

Sri Venugopalacharyaru is the Poorvashrama Brother of Vadeendraru.

Venugopalacharyaru had three sons, all the three became sanyasis of Rayara Mutt Parampare in different period.  They are :

1. Purushottamacharyaru        —  Sri  Vasudendra Thirtharu

2. Balaramacharyaru                 — Sri Varadendra Thirtharu

3. Lakshminarayanacharyaru — Sri Bhuvanendra Thirtharu

Poorvashrama nama – Sri Purushottamacharyaru

Ashrama Gurugalu – Sri Vadeendra Thirtharu

Ashrama Shishyaru – Sri Varadendra Thirtharu

Ashrama Period –  1750-1761

He has written vyakyaana for Gurugunastavana.  He spent most of his tenure at Mantralaya.   During his period Ramabhopala named landlord gave daana of Somanahalli village.    Adavani Navab Sabduljang Bahadoor gave the paper documents of Mantralaya in favour of Mantralaya Rayara Mutt.

Route to Kenchanagudda – River   Tunghabhadra   is  at  her  best  at  Kenchanagudda.   To reach  Kenchangudda,  from  Bellary  take  the road to  Siruguppa.

Before entering  proper  Siruguppa, on the left (immediately besides petrol bunk), a road leads to Kenchanagudda which is about 4 Km away and the Vrindavana is 2 Km from there.