Sringeri: is one of the Town in Sringeri Taluk in Chikmagalur District in Karnataka State . Sringeri is 57 km far from its District Main City Chikmagalur . It is 258 km far from its State Main City Bangalore . Near By Villages of this Village with distance are Menase(2.5 k.m.) ,Addagadde(5.7 k.m.) ,Asagodu(7 k.m.) ,Nemmaru(7.2 k.m.) ,Shanuvalli(8.6 k.m.) ,. Nearest Towns are Sringeri(0 k.m.) ,Koppa(16.2 k.m.) ,Narasimharajapura(35.2 k.m.) ,Chickmagalur(52.5 k.m.) , Addagadde , Dharekoppa , Kere , Kuthagodu , Markal ( Kigga ) , Menase , ... . are the villages along with this village in the same Sringeri Taluk.
The name Sringeri is derived from Rishyashringa-giri, a nearby hill that is believed to have contained the hermitage of Rishi Vibhandaka and his son Rishyashringa. Rishyashringa appears in an episode in the Bala-Kanda of the Ramayana where a story, narrated by Vasishtha, relates how he brought rains to the drought-stricken kingdom of Romapada.