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AMARAVATHI - BALACHAMUNDIKA DEVI AALAYAM

The unique position, prosperity, and glory of this thirtha kshetra emanating from several, awe-some factors send thrills in the spines of god-minded, when read or heard or sighted. Let us throw a glance now. It is here Lord Siva is abiding in a white fifteen-foot-high linga, installed by no other than Devendra under the aegis of Devaguru Brihaspathi, going by the name of Amareswaraswamy and worshipped since the Vedic age. It is this holy kshetra deemed one of the eighteen Sakti-peethas, and the Devi is worshiped as Bala Chamundika; it is here the first ancient Andhra University was established, it is from this domineering capital city, Sathavahanas ruled, it is here lived the master architects, designers, supassing evern Maya or Viswakarma in the artistry of plastic arts, particularly in sculpture bringing immortal fame to the state, it is this holy place passed for Triputi due to the presence of the three covetable factors daivam, thirtham, kshetram; it is here lies the world renowned Buddaha Stupa displaying the superb craftsmanship in the sculpture art and regarded as second to none but to itself; it is to its educational institutions students from far off China, Japan, Siam, Tibet and Ceylon came for higher studies; it is to this kshetra many royal families emptied their treasures to beautifying with temples and Vidhyapeethas; it is this divyabhumi that releases the visitors from the cycle of births and deaths; it is this thirtha kshethra that assures Sivvaloka for three days' stay and worshipping Someswaraswamy and it is to consecrete this land and worship Lord Siva, river Krishna changing its normal west to east course is flowing from north to south.

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