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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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PUSHKAR - RAJ
The Lone Earthly Abode of Brahma

SIVAS RAGE AND ITS AFTERMATH

This place also witnessed some other misfortunes of
Brahma. Another legend brings out Brahma's inglorious act that registers his further fall. It begins with a dispute between Brahma and Vishnu for supremacy. When, the argument reached the climax, suddenly there appeared a column of bright light between the two, and both inferred rightly too that it was Siva. listening to the two sides, Siva then asked them to find out the lower and upper ends of that luminous column. Vishnu taking the form of boar, started digging the ground to reach the lower end but could nut; returning confessed his inability. But Brahma, who went up on his mount, the Swan and lied on his return unashamedly, fabricating evidence with the aid of a Ketaki that was falling from the top. Siva on insisting him to give out the truth, he confessed and learning it he deprived him of his worship in temples with a terrible curse Thus he lost his honour due to his position in the Trinity also. Later, Brahma performed severe penance on the Gandamadana parvatha for expiation of sin. Soon his worship was restored and regular arid due honour was accorded. Pacified Siva solicited his services as Charioteer during his killing of lokabhayankara Tripura, when Vishnu turned himself into an arrow, with which Tripura was done to death.

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About Pushkar - Raj
Uniqueness..Pg1
Uniqueness..Pg2
Sources
Antiquity
The Origin of Pushkar
The Curse of Savitri
You are Here! 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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