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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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OMKARESWAR - OMKARESWAR JYOTIRLINGA

Uniqueness

It is an island temple, built on the bank of river Narmada, which branches out here into two and forms a island in the centre. The world famous Omkareswar temple lies atop the Mandhata hill and is doused by Narmada perpetually. This is called Mandhata, but its ancient name was Sivapuri; it can be surmised that due to the existence of two holy temples dedicated to Siva, going by the names of Omkareswar and Amareswar this was called Sivapuri then. The Omkareswar temple enshrines in it one of the Jyothirilingas and has an awe-some antiquity dating back to Krita yuga. Legends are many, all but sing in praise of the glory of this thirtha kshetra. 

 

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