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Sri Taralabalu Jagadguru Teachers' Training Institute, Davangere is established by the esteemed educational organization namely, Sri Taralabalu Jagadguru Education Society of Sirigere, which is well-known in Karnataka for its yeoman service in the field of rural education. Under the auspices of this education society more than 218 institutions right from nursery to the Engineering College are successfully serving the cause of rural upliftment spread over 13 districts of the state of Karnataka.

Located in a relatively quiet part of the city, the school enjoys 30 acres of spacious, serene lush-green atmosphere conducive to effective and healthy learning. 2.5 Km. from both bus and Railway station of Davangere, the institution is accessible through the NH-4 and a broad gauge railway line, about 260 Km from the state capital, Bangalore, a journey of about 4 hours.

Education Society & Administration
Sri Taralabalu Jagadguru Brihanmath, one of the leading religious and charitable Institutions in South India rendering yeoman service for the upliftment of the mankind in general, established. Sri Taralabalu Jagadguru Education Society of Sirigere in 1962. The Education Society started functioning in the field of education in rural parts and now it is running 218 Institutions spread over 13 districts of the state of Karnataka:–

High Schools
Pre-University Colleges
Vocational Courses
D Ed colleges
Degree Colleges
B Ed College
B P Ed College
Engineering College
Samskrith & Vedapatashalas
Nursery Schools
Primary Schools
CBSE School
Destitute Homes
Anganawadi Training Centre
Religious Centres

Nearly 30 thousand students are studying in various schools and colleges of this education society which is one of the biggest private educational organizations in the State. Nearly 6000 students are provided with free boarding and lodging.

The present pontiff of the Brihanmath His Holiness Sri Taralabalu Jagadguru Dr. Shivamurthy Shivacharya Mahaswamiji is the present President of the Education Society. His Holiness the Mahaswamiji is a world famous Sanskrit scholar and a great academician with a Ph.D. Degree from the Banaras Hindu University and he has done post-doctoral research at the Indological Institute of the University of Vienna (Austria). Treading the path of his predecessor, the Mahaswamiji has been assiduously striving for educating the rural poor and the downtrodden.

Another special feature of the Society is its administrative set up. The administration of the entire Society is being run in accordance with the democratic pattern. Each Institution is governed by a Local Advisory Committee consisting of the elected members. There is one Governing Council at the Head quarter at Sirigere. The Local Advisory Committees function as representatives of the Governing Council at the top.

Members of the Management / Office Bearers


Name of the Members and Address


Dr Shivamurthy Shivacharya Mahaswamiji
Sri Taralabalu Brihanmath, Sirigere, Chitradurga Dist.

Vice President

Sri Mallikarjuna Shivacharya Swamiji
Sri Taralabalu Brihanmath, Sirigere, Chitradurga Dist.


Sri Panditharadya Shivacharya Swamiji
Sri Taralabalu Brihanmath, Sirigere, Chitradurga Dist.

Sri Prakash Shivacharya Swamiji
STJ Residential School, Anubhavamantapa, Davangere

General Secretary

Dr Siddaiah S
Taralabalu Kendra, 3rd Main, 2nd Block, R T Nagar, Bangalore-32

Administrative Officer

Sri Nijalingappa G
Administrative Officer, STJE Society, Sirigere


Sri Karegowda S S
Advocate, Ranebennur – 581 115

Jayadevappa K R
Advocate, Ex MP, 7 th Main, PJ Ext. Davangere-577 002

Prof Siddalingaiah B
No. 3482, MCC B Block, Davangere-4

Dr Basavannnaiah A
Vijaya Clinic, Channagere-577 213

Sri Siddeshwar G M
MP, Bheemasamudra – 577 520, Chitradurga Dist.

Sri Benakappa D G
Nanjappa Hospital, Shimoga-577 201

Sri Siddappa C
Advocate, Harapanahalli-583131

Sri Siddappa G V
Ex-MLA, Arasikere-573103

Sri Mallikarjunappa M
Land, Holder, Margada Camp, Birur-577 116.

Sri Channabasavanagowda M B
Merchants, Chitradurga Maganur Basappa & Sons, Chitradurga-577501.

Sri Dyamanna G B
3 rd Cross, JCR Ext, Chitradurga-577 501

Sri Shanthanagowda D G
Shankar Rice Mill, Gollarahalli, Davangere-577 217

Sri Rajashekharappa S M
HNo. 11682, Kiruvadi Layout, KB Ext. Davangere-2

The Administrative Office of Sri Taralabalu Jagadguru Education Society at Sirigere is keeping a constant vigil on the activities, administration and development of the Training Centre. The address for correspondence with Head Office is:-

Administrative Officer
Sri Taralabalu Jagadguru Education Society
SIRIGERE – 577 541
Chitradurga Tq & Dist.
Karnataka. India.

Tel: 08194 - 268829, 268842, 268852
Fax: 08194 - 268847
E-mail: ao@taralabalu.org

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