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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
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Somanatha

TIRUPPATIRIPULIYAR

At some places we feel a disturbed mental attitude whereas at some other places we find the atmosphere congenial and blissful. This can be attributed to the presence of bad or good spirits in the neighborhood.

Some sages in the by gone days were praying to Lord Siva to show them a place where meditation could be done peace fully. Theyalso prayed to the Creator of the Universe, Brahma, to give them guidance to locate such a place on earth. Brahma collected sacred grass (Darbha) and made a wheel out of it. He charged the wheel with sacred hymns and ordained it to stop at the appropriate place, where sanctity prevails for spiritual upliftment.

The sages followed the path of the wheel up to the northem bank of the sacred River Ganga where the wheel stopped. That place is known as Naimisaranyam.

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