on : 25th November, 1932. Karthika Shudda Navami Angirasa
Samvatsara. by GSB Families.
Presiding Deity : Shri Vittala Rakumayi.
Other Deities : Shri Ram Panchayat (Shri Ramachandra, Sitadevi, Laxman & Hanuman).
Important Festivals : Punarprathishta Day - Jesta Bahula Bidige (During June), Bhajana Saptaha - Karthika Bahula Ekadashi & Mangala as on Dwadashi (In the month of November or December),
Rama Navami - Chaitra Shuddha Navami (During March/April).
GSB Families (approx) : 17 Families, Total GSB Population : 100.
Journey Details : By Road - Udupi-Brahmavar-Barkur-Mandarthi-Kokkarne-Baidebettu (37
kms.) or Kundapur-Kota- Saiberkatte-Kokkarne-Baidebettu (38 kms.) or Karkala-Hebri-Santhekatte-Baidebettu (45
kms.) By Rail: nearest Station
Nearby Interesting Places : Sooral Aramane & Mahalingeshwara Temple - more than 1000 Years old, Vireshwar Temple Pademat - 500 Years old, River Sita & Jemblu Thirtha (During Yellamavase time, Pinda Pradhana & Picnic Spot).
Welfare Activities : Scholarships to the student and conducting Free Medical Camps to the poor and needy. Are planning to start an Anathashram for the destitute and the aged.
President : Shri B. Jaganath
Tel. : (08252) 88840.
Secretary : Shri B. Bhasker Pai. Tel. : (08252) 88840.
History : During the early thirties, in search of their livelihood, the families of Narsimha Pai, Santappa Pai, Narayana Kamath, Haradi Srinivas Kamath and Kogga Kamath arrived at this village. After settling down they thought of starting a "Bhajana Mandali", at Santappa Pai and Srinivas Pai's residence. Keeping a photo of Shri Rama Panchayat Bhajan sessions were held during the
In the locality there was a poor man called Vittal Devali, who lived on alms given by G.S.Bs. The poor man died leaving some savings. It was his last wish that his savings should be used for a religious cause. This inspired the G.S.Bs. to have a temple. Shri Venkatramana Pai donated 10 cents of land and thus a temple was built up.
SHRI RAMA MANDIR, BAIDEBETTU.
Baidebettu, Via Kokkarne, Udupi District, Karnataka State, Pin -