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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

The second Guru by name Angada invented the Gurumukhi alphabet and it was accepted as the best script for the Sikh literature. Then came Amar Das, who unified the followers with the institution of common kitchen, called Langar. As it abolished the caste system among the followers, it brought in a major change in the character of Sikh community. Solidarity at the grass root level was achieved by this farsighted measure. Credit goes to fourth Guru Ramdas, who founded the city of Amritsar, and it was known by the name 'Chak' then. The famous temple in the midst of a big lake was his innovation. Grateful community named Amristar as Ramdaspur after him. He is also responsible for establishing Sikh congregations throughout the country with Amristar as the Mecca. Guru Arjun Singh, the fifth in the line compiled the Adigranth - the core of the present Granth Sahib and virtually became the secular and spiritual head of the Sikhs by necessity, but it roused animosity in Jehangir, the ruling Moghul emperor.

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