Sri Rudreshawara Math with a long history of more than three hundred years is a multi-dimensional institution of the Veerashaiva community that has contributed immensely to the cause of societal advancement. The founder of the Math was Sri Sri Kattru Rudreshwara Swamiji. Presently the Math is governed by Sri Mahantha Rudreshwara Swamiji, the 10th generation predecessor. The math apart from preaching Dharma, also is involved in various social works. It provides free education for the underprivileged children, a place for of refuge for the destitute. The math is also renowned for the treatment of both mental and physical sickness using ayurveda..