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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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SOMANATH

Sure, the blood-stained hand of the iconoclasts can never regain its original colour, even if it is washed with the waters of all the oceans. Such incalculable harm was perpetrated on Hindus deliberately and systematically over nine long centuries. Even though the temple was brought to the ground level as many as 13 times, ironically, every time even before the fire was put out, or crashing sound hushed, it was rebuilt and renovated with innumerable additions that enhanced its glory. The immortal Iinga started emerging the very next moment of the iconoclasts turning their backs on it, demonstrating to the world that the spirit of Hinduism is irrepressible, invincible and inexhaustible. Every time, either a local chief, or a distant theist emperor came forward with redoubled ardor and manifold resources to rebuild it in a way better, and design supreme.

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