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Patteswaram Mayuvaram
Tirutthani Narthamalai
Pollachi Tirukkoilur
Poongavalli Kulasekhana


Bhavani Perur
Vridhachalam Poompuhar
Pudur Vaideeswarn
Tanjore Kanchepuram
Sir Kali Sivakami
Srirangam Madurai
Dindigul Tiruchendur
Ramesram Kanyakumari
Durga Ambakarathur
Satyamangalam Coimbatore
Salem Maraikkadu
Periapaleyam Tirunelveli
Mangaadu Tiruvaamathur


Nilotplalambikai Kamalambagai
Tirukkadavur Amman
Madhupuri Sivakasi
Tiruverkkadu Uraiyur
Akhilandeswari Thillai
Melmaruvathur Mahamayi
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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 five foot-high granite image of the virgin Goddess is a sculptural piece of supreme craftsmanship. The captivating visage of Kumari Parvathi to standing posture resting on the shapely developed body, enhanced by the sparkle of the nose, jewel, with rosary in right hand affords a grand feast to the mort eyes. Her sublime slim frame beautified with sandal paste make up sends thrills into the spines of the devout viewers, as they look standing at close quarters. The floral decoration, lighted up by the numerous brass lamps, hung around enhances her loveliness to a million fold, and beckon trillion looks. No wonder her fascinating, sublime, smiling countenance invokes instant veneration in the God-intoxicated at the first sight itself and hastens them to making prostration at once, although priests make loud protests; but it can be asserted that everyone without exception commit it mentally. The two dazzling diamond nose rings donated by the Maharaja of Trivandrum glow like twinkling stars through the maze of the flaming brass lamps. Such is the majestic aura of the sanctity about the goddess, whose glorious beauty and invincible might are being sung in prose and verse by hundreds of poets right from the dawn of creative faculty.

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