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The Devalayas Of Karnataka
Author Index
Introduction Lord Srikanteswara...
Mother Chamundeswari... Lord Ranganatha...
Talakaveri & Its Glory Lord Chennakesava...
Lord Hoyaleswara... Lord Manjunath...
Balakrishna Of Udipi Mother Sarada...
Mookambikai Koil... Lord Mahabaleswar...
Lord Virupaksha... Lord Narasimha...
Guru Dattatreya... Some Shrines Superb
Convenience Of Visitors
Major Sections
Temples Of India
Lord Siva To Be Adored The Devalayas Of Karnataka
Palani Dhandhayudhapani The Kovils Of Kerala
The Temples of North-West India Temples For The Triple Sects
Mata Kanakadurga of Vijayawada The Legend Of Mata Kanyaka Parameswari
The Temples Of North-East India Mantralya Mahakshetra
The Aalayas of Andhra Pradesh The Mandirs Of Maharastra
Mighty Atoms For Tiny Tots Lord Siva Of Sri Kalahasthi
Bhagawan Vithoba Of Pandharpur Bizarre Beliefs And Odd Traditions
Asoka Priyadarsin The Mother Of Melmaruvathur And Her Miracles
Vishnu Mayam Jagat Sarvam Sakti Mayam
The Temples Of Tamilnadu Hindu Ethos In Capsules - Vol I

Hindu Ethos In Capsules - Vol II

Hullo Tirupathi !
Uthuthshta Govinda Cum Jo Jo Mukunda The Miracles Of Gods For The Debacles Of Humans
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LORD MAHABALESWAR OF GOKARNAM

He intensified it by standing on one leg and doing, target missed; resorted to sitting surrounded by panchagnis; efforts eluded the object; began throwing into the fire his heads severing one after another, no effect; drew out his entrails and played rudra veena making them as strings and singing at the highest pitch that reverberated the whole Himalayas. It was certainly heart-rending and tear-raining. His anguish reached the climax, and helplessness, the nadir. His arrogance and 'I' ness melted and flowed down in torrents. Perhaps touched at the pathetic wails and the nullified 'self', the Lord waiting for this moment appeared before him and said, "My dear son you have won the trophy, my test is over, and your ordeal deserves the highest prize, spell out, and take whatever you want". The last word rejuvenated him and prostrating to him he said, "My Lord, I need nothing except the Atmalinga and it will be installed in my capital and the whole danava race adore it with utmost devotion due, according to agamic rituals. 

 

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About  Lord Mahabaleswar Of Gokarnam
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Uniqueness Pg1
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