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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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SIVAPARATATTVA AND ITS IMPORT

The 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.

Now 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.......

 

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