Church of the Holy Family is located at Brahmavar
, 11 km from Udupi
. The present Church was built in 1954. It has a presbytery and a bell tower, the bell was imported from Italy. The Church has thirteen parish wards.
Nirmala High School, managed by the Sisters of Charity, also functions here.
Brahmavar is on the National Highway 17. Udupi Railway Station is the nearest railhead.