Shri Satyabhijna Teertharu was the pontiff of the Shri Uttaradi Mutt during the period from 14/4/1945 to 2/2/1948.
His purvasahrama name was Shri Katti Venkannacharya. Shri Satyabhijna Teertharu was ordained as monk and succeeded to the pontificate in 14/4/1945. Shri Satyabhijna Teertharu learned Nyaya, Vedanta from Shri Satyaprajna Teertharu. Shri Satyabhijna Teertharu toured South India for propagation of Shri Madhwa Siddhantha. Shri Swamiji also visited Tirupati and had darshan of Lord Venkateshwara. He was received with full temple honours into the sanctum sanctorium.
In Ranebennur on 1948 Shri Satybhijna Teertharu ordained Shri Guttal Guracharya to the pontificate throne of Shri Uttaradi Math and named him Sri Satyapramoda Tirtha. He entered Brindavana at Ranebennur on 2/2/1948 Sarvajit, Pushya Krishna Ashtami.