CHANDIKESWARA: Deity in Siva temples always in the pose of meditation.
Pilgrims make a sound with their finger while worshipping him to get themselves heard by
CHIDAMBARAMI: The temple of Nataraja.
CHIT SAKTI: The power of conscious ness.
CHITTA: The mind.
CHITTIRAI: Tamil month corresponding to 16th April-15th May.
CHOLAS: The dynasty of kings who ruled portions of South India, mainly the present
Trichy and Tanjore districts.
CONJEEVARAM: A sacred pace of pilgrimage for Hindus, about fifty miles from Madras.