following pages shed a ray of light on those important ways, visualizing
first the distinct and salient features of the Supreme
Reality, and then highlight in brief the procedure to reach the
lotus feet of Siva, abiding in numerous forms at hundreds and
hundreds of temples. The scope of this booklet is to acquaint
the devotees with basic information to put them on the right path
only. It does not lay claim for all comprehensiveness of the
subject to serve an authoritative treatise for reference. It
is more or less a hand book with a little emphasis on the several
aspects of Siva to showing the eternal charm of his cosmic form.
Reference books are listed down under the Bibliography for full
comprehension of the labour loving aspirants.
let us understand something about 'Linga' Siva's representation, the
object of adoration seen in all Sivaalayas. As Siva is the
personification of the supreme power of of consciousness -
mahachaitanyasakti, permeating the cosmos, he is worshipped
fittingly in the form of Linga, that resembles more or less a circle
which has neither 'aadi and anta' - beginning or ending. Does
that supreme infinite power possess any beginning or ending?
It is adyantha rahitamahasakti. A little more probe reveals
its full significance. Read.......