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Katapady
ಕಟಪಾಡಿ
Katpadi
Village
Ruined facade of Katapady Beedu,the manor of the erstwhile Bunt rulers of Katapady
Ruined facade of Katapady Beedu,the manor of the erstwhile Bunt rulers of Katapady
Country  India
State Karnataka
District Udupi
Government
 • Body Grama Panchayat
Languages
 • Other Tulu, Urdu, Konkani, Beary
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 574105
Telephone code 0820-557
Vehicle registration KA20
Nearest city Udupi
Literacy Approx 80%%
Lok Sabha constituency Udupi
Vidhan Sabha constituency Kaup
Civic agency Grama Panchayat
Climate Humid (Köppen)

Katapady is a village near Udupi in Karnataka, India. It is situated at the junction of National Highway 17 and the roads leading to Matti and Shankarapura. Katapadi is surrounded by lush green fields, rivers and a beautiful beach. Katapadi is well known for Matti Gulla (a type of eggplant), Kambala and jasmine (mallige in Tulu). The name Katapadi is derived from "Kattu paadi' which means "tie it down" in Tulu. Apparently the place is named Katapadi after a lost horse which was found and tied down here.

There are 2 Jumu'ah Masjid.

There is also a Roman Catholic church St Vincent De Paul Church,Katapady.

Other than the annual temple car festivals, the festival and urus, Katapadi celebrates Kambala (a traditional buffalo race) every year in January.

SVS Primary School and SVS Pre University Colleges are among the oldest schools in Karnataka. SVS Primary School completed its centenary year recently.

Katapadi has weekly markets known as sante (in Kannada), which is like flea market.

Transportation[edit]

National Highway NH-66 passes through Katapady. Udupi is 7 km from Katapady.

Renowned people[edit]

  • Dayanand Shetty (actor)
  • Dayananda Bangera (cricketer)
  • Uday Kumar Y. (cricketer)
  • Master Hussain Saheb (retired teacher from S.V.S Primary School - the first person to start typing classes in Katapady and kaup in 1956)

Nearby places[edit]

  • Udupi, Well known temple city of Southern India. Also known for its Udupi cuisine and restaurants.
  • Pajaka Kshetra, Madhwaacharya's birthplace is about 5 kilometers from Katapadi.
  • Kaup, known for its lighthouse and beach.
  • Mattu, known for its beach,
  • Manipal, a university town.

External links[edit]

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5 news items

 
Daijiworld.com
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:34:30 -0700

Fr Antony Vaz, parish priest of Holy Family Church, Brahmavar, Sr Elizabeth, superior, Josephine Lewis, secretary, Holy Family parish pastoral committee, Catherine Rodrigues, Katapady, sponsors Raima Mendonca, Idel Menezes, Yazmin Banz and Joyson ...
 
Daijiworld.com
Fri, 28 Mar 2014 23:33:45 -0700

Prakash Suvarna Katapady, an eminent reporter and producer of prize-winning telefilms, did the honours by switching on the camera. Speaking on the occasion, Katapady said that producing such telefilms would give a good opportunity to the young talent ...

Bellevision

Bellevision
Sun, 30 Mar 2014 07:48:45 -0700

Fr. Lawrence D'Almeida, parish priest of Katapady and Director of SCC Udupi Varado welcomed the dignitaries on the dais and the representatives. Rev. Fr. Fred Mascaarenhas, Dean of Udupi Varado, Rev. Fr. Herald Pereira, Secretary of the SCC, ...

Bellevision

Bellevision
Wed, 09 Apr 2014 10:26:15 -0700

ICYM members from the parishes of Udupi, Udyavar, Kalmady, Moodubelle, Perampally, Katapady and Kuntalnagar were present on the occasion. Udyavar parish priest and spiritual director Fr Roque D'Souza inaugurated the programme. Udupi deanery ...

The Hindu

The Hindu
Sat, 29 Mar 2014 17:56:15 -0700

As many as 12 dance performances would be held in 12 houses of classical dance lovers in places including Udupi, Saligrama, Manipal, and Katapady. The Bharatnatyam performances would be held on April 1, 4, 5, 7, 10, 11, 13, 20, and 27, and on May 17 ...
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