(Last Updated on : 29-04-2014)
There are various Maths in North Goa, which are becoming center of attaraction for many foreign tourists and Indian students for their projects. Among these maths, the famous are:
This math is born under the divine inspiration of his Holiness Haturli Mathadhish Shrimad Brahmanand Swamiji, the Tapobhoomi Complex at Kundai has now become a centre of pilgrimage to the students of Hindu culture and religion. This is spread over an area of 10,000 sq. mts. This centre of Param Pujya Padmanabh Shishya Sampradaya keeps a number of projects, a unique Datta Mandir, Sanskrit pathshala, Dhyaan Gumfa or Chamber of Mediation, Ayurveda Centre, Yoga Anusandhan Kendra, Bhajani Vidyalaya, Bhaktoddhar Library, etc.
Shree Sausthan Goudpadacharya Kavle Math:
This Math is a brilliant heritage of Goud Saraswat Smarth Community with branches all over India. This Math situated at Kavalem, in Ponda Taluka is named after historic seer and exponent of the Adwaita system of Vedanta. The Math was shifted from Cortalim in the year 1630 during the inquisition period and re-established by Shrimad Satchidanand Saraswati Swamiji.
Shree Saunsthan Gokern Partagali Jeevotam Math:
This math is located at Partagali Village on the banks of the sacred rivulet Kushavati This math is established by Shreemad Narayanateertha Swamiji in the year 1475 A.D. This math has an uninterrupted tradition of 23 Swamijis. This is an accident Math of the Gaud Saraswat Brahmin Vaishnav Community, which maintained contact with the scattered members of the community. The people of Partagali and adjoining area worship this Vatavriksha and the Ishwar linga in front of it. This place is popularly known as Bramhasthan. Partagali is being developed into a centre of culture and learning. But this is not at all tampering with its glorious traditions.