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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
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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It is this august place that set limits to the presiding deity -- Kamakshi Ambika by none but a mortal -- Sri Sankaracharya; it is this place that was visited by Bhagwan Buddha and has the honour of listening to his amogha Dharma; it is this city that enjoyed the status of capital city of Tondaimandalam for centuries; it was here during the Sangam period, literatures thrilled the scholars with royal banquets; it is here Dharmapala Bodhisatva was born and Buddhist logician Dinnaga lived; it is to this city the imperial monarchs vied with one another to empty their treasures to building temples for both Siva and Vishnu; it is this holy city that was visited by foreign travellers, like Hieum Tsang, who recorded its eminence and paid rich tributes; it is this city that gave asylum to several religions, like Jainism, Buddhism, Vaishnavism, Saivism that flourished with unenviable amity; it was here the reputed Poet Bharavi, the Sanskrit luminary lived and authored the renowned Kiratarjuniyam, and also the wellruled by the illustrious monarchs from every celebrated dynasty, like Pallavas, Cholas, Rastrakutas, Vijayanagara Nayaka, Pandyas, Kakatiyas, Marathas together with Muslim and Britishers; it is to this town's chief temple Robert Clive presented a necklace, when convinced with its divine power;  it is this city despite divided geographically into two parts called Vishnu Kanchi and Siva Kanchi, is enjoying religious tolerance of supreme adorable type.  Its very name has a ring of imperial majesty and spiritual aroma.


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