Moodabidri (Moodu- East and Bidri- Bamboo) is a small town in Dakshina Kannada which is also known as Bamboo town. Moodbidri is surrounded by many historic temples dated back to the 10th century, beaches and churches. Visit us at Hotel Dwara, one of the best hotels in kukke subramanya offering the best services.
Jainism is being practised by most of the people in Moodabidri. Saavira Kambada Basadi is one of the famous Jain temples in Moodabidri. There are many more famous Jain temples the Leppada Basadi, Ammanvara Basadi, Guru Basadi and several others. There is also a church which was built by the Portuguese during the 16th century; Igreja da Santa Cruz Hospet church.
Culture and traditions of Moodabidiri attracts people from all across the country. Hulivesha, Navaraatri, Rashi Pooja or Mari Pooja, Bhuta Kola, Kambala, Korikatta and Rathotsava are some famous festivals celebrated in Moodabidri which unites all the people. One of the most important festivals celebrated in Moodabidri is the Lakshadweepotsava. The festival is celebrated by the Konkani’s and is a five day celebration.