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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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The Lone Earthly Abode of Brahma


Pushkar is the only earthly abode extant of the Creator-Brahma, visited by millions of devotees year after year, since time immemorial. This is a Tirtha Kshetra, and in particular Brahma Kshetra, deemed to be the most holiest spot, either for Brahmopasana to fulfilling the earthly desires, or for Brahmalokaprati. This has several other unique plus points that raise the glory of this divya kshetra to the envy of other kshetras dedicated to other gods of similar significance. Starling from the Vedas down to sthalapuranas, many treatises enshrine unaccountable anecdotes concerning the greatness of this place, due to association of divinities like Brahma, and venerable sages like Viswamitra etc., hence pride of place goes to this holy place. Mahabharata says, "Just as Krishna Paramatma is deemed first, deserving the first place of honour among men and gods, so is Pushkar among the thirlhas". The waters of this Thirtha are imbued with divinity that sins committed from birth onwards, either due to ignorance, or under instigation of ego arc said to be destroyed by a mere single bath; and what is more, any type of incurable skin disease gets cured with a single sip.

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About Pushkar - Raj
You are Here! Uniqueness..Pg1
The Origin of Pushkar
The Curse of Savitri
Siva's Rage And...Pg1
Siva's Rage And...Pg2
Siva's Rage And... Pg3
Viswamitra's Episode..Pg1
Viswamitra's Episode..Pg2
Viswamitra's Episode..Pg3
The Temple
The Brahma Temple
The Ghats
The Swarup Ghat..Pg1
The Swarup Ghat..Pg2
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