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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 - 
murthyopasana
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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KSHITIMURTI THE SEAT OF PRITHVILINGA - KANCHEEPURAM

Kailasanathar Tirukkovil 

This is another well known Saivate Tirukkovil that is attracting a steady stream of pilgrims everyday.  It was built during the reign of Pallavas.  Credit goes to Rajasimha for his monumental contribution to art and religion.  The image of Ardhanareeswar here casts enchantment irresistable and exercises the greatest attraction.  Beautifully drawn murals adorn the alcoves around the perimeter walls.  Its sculptural excellences delight the viewers. Offering prayers here, let us move to Kamakshi Amman Koil for the eyeful darsan of the Mother installed in a very big temple.

It lies in the heart of Sivakanchi, the district head quarters town of the same name in the state of Tamil Nadu enjoying all transport facilities.

Our next visit is to Chidambaram to avail the darsan of Aakaasamurti.

 

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About Kshitimurti
Uniquness of Kshitimurti Kshetra...Pg1
Uniquness of Kshitimurti Kshetra...Pg2
Antiquity...Pg1
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The Temple Complex
You are Here! Kailasanathar Tirukkovil
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