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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 beautiful couple lived an exemplary happy life in the capital of Kinneragrama ruled by King Nara, an infamous king who brought shame to his illustrioup father, King Vibhishrana II, by his laxity in morals and frivolous behaviour. Due to misfortune, one day a horse entered the compound of Chandralekha and ate away her grains spread out in sunlight. In her attempt to drive away the stray horse, she patted on its back, and it left a golden imprint of her hand on horse's back. The oddity of the incident soon spread throughout the capital. Learning it, King Nara set his net and used all means to secure her for satisfying his carnality. He descended even to the nefarious level of asking her husband to part with her for quenching his kamadaha, but failed. In his hopeless passion for her, he decided to besiege the house, but the couple had escaped before his atrocious plan was embarked upon. Chandralekha with her husband Vishaka sought refuge in Susravasa Naga, her father. Flying into rage, he .burnt the entire city of Nara and finally killed him. When remorse held him in tight grip,  he started building lakes and lying roads connecting shrines with towns for the comforts of people, in expiation of sin committed. Among the many, Seshanaga lake on the way to Amarnath and Jamatri is still standing in proof of that act, proclaiming his glory in its rise and fall.

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