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Sarvam Sakti Mayam
Sarvam Sakti Mayam - Index Invocation
Author Introduction
Sakthi And Her Glory Grama Devathas
Andhra Pradesh Assam
Bengal Bihar
Goa Gujarath
Himachal Pradesh Jammu - Tawi
Karnataka Kashmir
Kerala Orissa
Tamil Nadu Uttar Pradesh
Delhi Punjab
Rajasthan Pondicherry
Madhya Pradesh Maharastra
Nepal Tripura
Sakthipeethas
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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  GRAMA DEVATHAS

And a few take both, depending upon the nature of adorers. They are termed kshudradevatas but amongst them a few transcend all such low and ghastly practices. And are equated with higher celestials. And in consequence receive adoration from vegetarians and high caste people. Expediency drives these vegetarian devotees taking refuge in deities of the opposite camp.

The function of these deities is not uniform. A majority of them act as security guards stationed at the boundaries of human habitation to protect the people from external danger both from visible and invisible forces By their ghastly appearance, super abundant strength and hardened ferocity, they strike terror into the minds of intruders, why, their very name makes the antisocialist elements take to heels. The round the clock vigilance, they exercise not only assures the adorers easeful existence, but accelerates trouble free progress. By keeping guard of the place assigned, effectively and tenaciously. they with the public applause and adoration. 

 

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