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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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SIVASHTA MURTHIS

Living creatures are made of Panchabhutas; this is scriptural truth.  They are distinguished by movement, growth and decay, and so are different from inanimate objects.  They belong to both plant and animal kingdoms.  Though possessing life and potentialities, they lack powers of expression, faculties of thinking and discrimination.  It is man and man alone is gifted with rationality, manifested in thinking, feeling, speaking and reacting to circumstances that establishes his superiority over the entire creation, and so deemed to be the crown of creation.  And moreover, he is created in the form of God, the Almighty.  He is alike him in form, size and mental activity; yet he is not like him in powers inherent and actions manifest, though emerging from that infinite energy enshrined in that highest providence.  God in his boundless mercy blessed man with opportunities to evolve and rise to his level.  Well, there are certain aspects only.  God overjoyed at that spectacular demonstration of soul power and blessed them suitably, or fulfilled their desires on occasions many.

 

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