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Temples & Legends Of Maharashtra
Index Of Maharastra Preface
Kulapati's Preface The Author
Morgaon - Moreshvar

Kolhapur - Mahalakshmi

Tuljapur - Bhavani Ganagapur - Dattatreya
Pedhe - Parashurama Bhimashankar - Bhimashankar
Tryambakeshvar - Trymbak Khandoba - Jejuri
Pandhapur - Vitthal Glossary
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Temples & Legends Of India
Andhrapradesh
Maharastra
Kerala
Himachal Pradesh
Tamilnadu

Bengal

Assam
Bihar
Somanatha

GLOSSARY

Arati (Arati). . An extremely commonplace temple ritual. There are two parts to it. One is singing of a prayer and the other waving of the lights before the god.

Asana (Asana). . A Seat.

Ashram (Asrama). . The dwelling of a spiritual preacher where he himself and his pupils live.

Ashvathha (Asvartha). . The pipal tree.

Astra (Astra). . A supernatural weapon.

Asur (Asura). . A demonic people.

Atithi (Atithi). . A guest.

Avatar (Avatara). . Incarnation.

Avatarana (Avatarana). . Descent. (Especially of the Ganges or some other river from the heavens.)

Ayudha (Ayudha). . A weapon as far as Iconographic preferences go it means an attribute of a deity.

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