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Mata Kanakadurga of Vijayawada
Index Author
Invocation Introduction
Uniquenss Name And Dderivation
Antiquity Sources
Antiquity of Indrakila Mount Skanda Purana
Kiratarjuna Episode Indrakila - Its supremacy
River Krishna And Its Glory Descent
The Daivam Aspect Mother Sati's Episode
Episode of Mahishasura Rambhu And Karambhu Legend
The Temple Archamurthi
Festivals Mother's Miracle And...
Timings of Darsana Temple Administration
Places of Itinerary Interest On Pushkaram
Particulars of Pooja... Trisaktipeetam
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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ON PUSHKARAM

Pushkaram is generally a water festival celebrated at regular intervals on the banks of famous rivers, numbering twelve. And it is river worship, but not water carnival It comes once in twelve years. The sanctity attached to the river waters then is exceedingly immense that it exhilarates the orthodox at its mere mention. From time immemorial this grandiose occasion is being celebrated with unparalleled religious fervour, and theists participate in it with a zeal infinite, believing that a bath in the river then bestows emancipation. Many kinds of rituals are enjoined by the scriptures and, if they are strictly adhered to, they confer several merits and give consolation to the participants. Rituals like bathing, fasting, gifting, meditating, feeding , pindapradan, if strictly followed, one gets liberation and attains jeevan mukti. Religionists await these water festivals and feel their life become charithartha, if they observe several scriptural injunctions enjoined.

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