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Siva Temples In Kashmir
Index Amarnath
Srinagar Mata Vasihnodevi
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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(The Waxing and waning Sivalinga of Amarnath)


The waxing and waning snow-linga of Amarnath is a wonder of wonders of our Punya Bharat, luring several thousands of pilgrims every year, in the months of Sravana and Bhadrapada equivalent to August, September in English calendar. This nature made linga is imbued with such mystery and sanctity that it is exercising an irresistible fascination over ardent Saivates in particular and theists in general, since time immemorial. According to tradition, it is here Maheswar, the all-benevolent Lord distributed amrit -- nectar to mukkoti devathas to making them immortal and immune against the danavakrityas of asuras. And they in grateful devotion named Him Amarnath. It is here, on ode full moon night, Lord Maheswar explained to Parvathi the secrets of creation together with attainment of Moksha. And it is this sacred spot that witnessed the metamorphosis of Uma Maheswar into doves, when His narration of that secret was over-heard by His birth as. It is this place that is giving darsan of Uma Maheswar and Ganapathi in the form of ice-lingas. It is this holy kshetra, where Muslims enjoy more or less equal status with Brahmins in sharing the offerings and also distributing prasadam. 

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About Amarnath
You are Here! Uniqueness..Pg1
The Cave And The Snow Linga...Pg1 
The Cave And The Snow Linga...Pg2
The Cave And The Snow Linga...Pg3
Origin of the snow linga...Pg1
Origin of the snow linga...Pg2
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