Cover from India. Chitrapur Math is the central Math (community temple) for the Chitrapur
Saraswat Brahmin sect. This Math is located in Shirali in North Kanara
area of Karnataka and has been there since 1757. The other Maths of this
community are located in Gokarn, Karla, Mangalore and Mallapur. All the
Maths have the insignia of the saffron flag .Shri Chitrapur Math is the
beacon of spirituality to the Chitrapur Saraswat Samaj which has spread
all over the globe today. Lord Bhavanishankar is the Aradhya Daivat
(presiding Deity) of the Math. Thank you, Saujanya.