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Mata Kanakadurga of Vijayawada
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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
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MOTHER KANAKADURGESWARI OF VIJAYAWADA

Ganga- is brought down to the earth by the deep penance of Bhagiratha and it came from the holy feet of Sri Mahavishnu, whereas Krishna is the tejorupa of Lord Mahavishnu -it is his amsa-emerged from the whole mass of His body. Decidedly, it is greater than Ganga. Moreover, its very birth and purpose of descent too differ from that of Ganga and positively it rates hither in every respect. Tradition affirms that Lord Brahma seeing Yamaloka overflowing with sinners of all types, decided to put a stop to sinning and relieving them once for all. Unable to solve the knotty problem by himself, he went to Vaikunta and narrated what he had observed to Sri Mahavishnu and rayed for solution. Brooding over it a little, the Lord created a river from a part of his luminous body and said that he who sees, or thinks, or praises it, gets purged of his sins, regardless of the type of sin he committed, knowingly or unknowingly, or done under provocation or as retaliatory measure. As it emerged from his Nilameghasyamakara - black-hued body, it partook his colour and so was named Krishnaveni, an appropriate name at it. In addition, being the Powerful amsa of Sri Mahavishnu, she never gets her powers diminished, whereas almost all the rivers lose their purity and sanctity after some yugas.

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