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That Lord Siva To Be Adored
Index Author
Introduction Sivaparatattva And Its Import
Linga Puja Types of Linga
Materials For Making Linga Sivaparthivopasana
Sivabanopasana Sivalingopasana
Sivasakaropasana Siva Pancha - 
Forms of Siva Modes of Siva Puja
Principal Names Of Siva Siva Mahima
Sivashta Murthis Kshitimurti
Chindambaram Tiruvannamalai
Tiruvanaikaval  Srikalahasti
Khatmandu The Suryamurti
Chandramurti Dwadasa Jyotrilingas
Pancharama Kshetras Kashmir
Himachal Pradesh Haryana
Rajasthan Uttar Pradesh
Bihar West Bengal
Assam Tripura
Bhuvaneswar Madhya Pradesh
Andhra Pradesh Tamilnadu
Pondicherry Karnataka
Kerala Goa
Maharashtra Gujarat
Indonesia Sri Lanka
Vietnam Appendix
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
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The Pasupathinath Temple

It is the principal shrine and deemed the holiest of holies for the entire Nepali nation. It binds all the Nepalis living all over the globe on one silken bond and proclaims that Saivism is the only state religion, though there are many Buddha stupas in several places, and people in large numbers are adoring the Buddha at them. This sacred shrine is one of the chief rallying points of Hinduism and has elevated the city to be on par with Varanasi -- the alltime pilgrimage centre of mankind. Moreover, it is the focal point of all religious activities; for, both the class and mass congregate here on every important day during the year. The royalty holds this in the highest esteem by visiting regularly and endowing munificently. No true Nepali ever misses visiting to praying to this august Pasupathinath, enshrined in a grand imposing mandir. Every Nepali Hindu -- living in or out of this kingdom, yearns to feast his eyes with this majestic Chaturmuka Pasupathinath -- four faced Maheswar and gets blessed by that Omnicompassionate Lord. And visit periodically, if living elsewhere. Thousands of Indians visit this sacred shrine during the year, and for the holy Mahasivaratri festival, devotees from four corners of the world throng and absorb themselves in several spiritual activities converting .the temple complex into Bhukailas. And its very memory raises hands in devout prayers to the Lord Maheswar called her as Pasupathinath.


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