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Temples & Legends Of Tamilnadu
Preface Author
Introduction Kanyakumari
Gandhi Mandapam Maruda Malai
Suchindram Nagercoil
Tiruchendur Alwar Tirunagari
Srivaikuntam Nanguneri
Krishnapuram Tirunelveli
Papanasam Sankaranayinar Koil
Srivilliputhur Tirupparan- kunram
Madhurai Rameswaram
Darbhasayanam Tiruvadanai
Avadayar Koil Kaliyar Koil
Azhagar Koil

Palani

Tiruchirapalli Tiruvanaikkaval
Srirangam Tanjore
Punnainallur Tiruvalanchuzhi
Swamimalai Dharasuram
Saktimuttam Patteswaram
Mannargudi Vedaranyam
Tirunallar Karaikal
Tirukkadaiyur Mayavaram
Vaitheeswaran Koil Pullavane- swaram
Chayavanam Tiruvengadu
Shiyali Chidambaram
Tiruppatiripuliyur Tiruvannamalai
Kiratamar- jareswaram Madurantakam
Cheyyur Kancheepuram
Tirukkazhuk- kunram Mahabalipuram
Tirupporur Tiruvadantai
Tiruvanmiyur Mylapore
Triplicane Vadapalani
Tiruvottiyur Tirumullaivayil
Tiruvallur Tiruttani
Uppilliappan Koil Kumbakonam
Glossary Biblography
Major Sections
Temples & Legends Of India
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Maharastra
Kerala
Himachal Pradesh
Tamilnadu

Bengal

Assam
Bihar
Somanatha

SUCHINDRAM

The four pillars will their different sound - producing effects represent a musical party and produce a symphony of the music sung in praise of the Lord.  By their side there are two other pillars facing each other. These are the sculptural depictions of Ramavarma the king of Travancore State and his brother Martanda varma. These great devotees were always followed by they’re cashier and a servant. The servant holds in one hand water jar and in the other a towel and isalways ready to offer his service, to the king.

After each offering, the king has to wash his hands in the water for which the jar is essential. So also the towel is needed to wipe off hands. It is a Hindu custom to offer remuneration to the priests for the performance of religious rites. As the kings do not carry money with them, the cashier follows them and his duty is to foot the going abegging followed by a deer and Kundodaran, his attendant, holding a bowl on his head to receive the alms. 

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