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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


The ancient shrines of unparalleled spiritual opulence were destroyed by Moghul Emperors, particularly Aurangazeb, the religious zealot of low breed, but were renovated and
rebuilt by Rajput princes, whose magnanimous patronage of art and architecture is now beckoning the attention of the visitors through sculptural marvels in every temple worthy to be visited. Amongst the existing many, the temples of Badrinarayana, Varahaji, Atmeswar Mahadeo and Savitri, besides Brahma shrine are of great importance. The present temple of Brahma was built by one great philanthropist and thiest called Gokul Chand Parekh who served as Minister under Scindhia in 1809. The Varahaji temple was rebuilt by Arnoja in 1120-50, but repaired by Sagar, the brother of Rana Pratap of Chittoor. And when it tasted the wrath of Jahangir and Aurangzeb, Maharaja Jaising II of Jaipur renovated and made many additions. Badrinath temple likewise, was rebuilt by the Thakur, of Kharva of Ajmir in 1800. The Atmeswar Mahadeo shrine was renovated by Gomanti Rao in 1809. A purohit of great name, who worked under Ajit Singh of Marwar rebuilt Savitri temple in 1687. In addition to these ancient ones renovated, there is one modern temple called Rangaji temple built by Ramanuja, and it attracts all types of visitors.

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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
You are Here! The Temple
The Brahma Temple
The Ghats
The Swarup Ghat..Pg1
The Swarup Ghat..Pg2
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