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The Temples Of North-East 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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This is located outside the compound; but its glory and history are all the more great and awe-inspiring, rather undreamt of by any in the world. It evokes- instant homage to the divine sculptors, whose dedication is second to none but to itself, for they were no mere hired manual laborers, but belonging to the divine community of artisans. They were as inspired as the patrons. In token of their matchless devotion, they built a temple of their own, using the discarded material. In their leisure .at it. What a dedication! Neither human ear has heard, nor the eye witnessed such devotion, and the like of which never exists anywhere in any world, nor in any age. What is more, those rare sculptors dedicated that three storied marvellous temple to their Guru by name Khatargacha, and so it is known as Khatargacha temple, or artisan temple.

The other two were built by Bhimshah and the speciality lies in the fact that the idol of Pitalhar temple was made of brass and weighs 4000 kgs. Besides feasting the eyes and souls of the devotees thus, the present day Jain philanthropists in charge of maintaining this group are catering to the visiting pilgrims by giving free accommodation etc.

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