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Dwadasa Jyotirlingas
Introduction Kedarnath
Kasi Dwaraka
Ujjain Omkareswar
Somanath Nasik
Aurangabad Sahyadri
Parli Srisailam
Rameswaram
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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KEDARNATH - KEDAR SAMBHU JYOTIRLINGA

The Temple Complex

The temple thus came into existence is modest in dimensions; yet majestic in appearance with gilded steeple, piercing into azure sky and shining bright against the back drop of snow-capped mountains. It is built of dressed stone and is treasuring up sculptural wealth of rare kind. Though the exterior is bereft of either architectural excellences, or' sculptural embellishments, the inside is adorned with Marvellous images of supreme craftsmanship that wring veneration from the devotees. It has two parts -- the mandap and the garbha griha. In the garbha griha, there is seen an irregular shaped conical rock measuring about five feet by four feet and worshipped as Lord Maheswar --  Kedareswar. The local name for this is Siva Pinda. According to tradition, it is the rump of the bull, the form which the Lord assumed at the time of Pandavas nearing Him. There are many beautiful idols on the walls representing the sports of the Lord. Nandi -- the divine vehicle of the Lord arrests the attention of the on-lookers by its unusual size and sculptural beauty.

The second is located on the banks of Pavana Ganga that purges of all our sins, let us visit Varanasi for the' blessings of Kasi Viswanatha Bhagawan.

 

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Epic Evidence
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