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The Temples Of North-West India
The Temples of North-West India - Index The Author
Invocation Foreword
Prologue Yatra And Its Importance
Somanath Dwaraka
Mathura Amritsar
Kurukshetra Mount Abu
Ambaji Pushkar - Raj
Mata Vaishnodevi Mandir Amarnath
Some Shrines Superb
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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AMRITSAR  
The Citadel of Sikhism

DURGA TEMPLE

It lies at about 2 kms from the Golden Temple. The very first thing that stuns the visitors is its striking resemblance to the Golden Temple. This Hindu shrine is of recent construction and like the Golden Temple is surrounded by water on all sides. The lake is equally big in size, but one plus point it boasts is that there are many minishrines on the embankments around the main temple. The statues of almost all the principal gods adorning the Hindu pantheon, like Siva, Gowri, Sarada, Lakshmi, Hanuma, Sri Rama, Krishna, Vinayaka etc., are installed on beautifully made pcdastals. They appear extremely attractive and enkindle devotion by their enormous sizes and artistic adornments. There are many Dharmasalas in front of the temple for the stay of the visitors for days, if desired. Poor feeding and community singing arc conducted periodically. A visit purges one of his sins, since almost all the adorable deities are assembled in one spacious campus.

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