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The Kovils Of Kerala
Index Author
Invocation Introduction
Tiruvananthapuram Bhagawathi Of Chengannur
Aranmula Parthasarathi Ambalapuzha Krishna
Sabarimalai Lord Siva Of Ettamanur
Annadana Prabhu Of Vaikom Mother Raja Rajeswari Of Chottanikara
Mother Kali Of Kodungallur Kutalamanikyam
Sri Rama's Temple - Triprayar Sri Vadakkunathan Of Trichar
Gurupavanapura The Kozhikode Tali
Tiruvil Wamala Lord Raja Rajeswara Of Taliparamba
Lord Krishna Of Trichambram Tiruvangad Perumal Temple
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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BHAGAWATHI OF GHENGANNUR

Near the western gopuram, there is a mini-shrine for Krishna with Ganga and Gangodhar enshrined as Upadevathas. Another visit-worthy place in the complex is the giant peepal tree grown tall. It lies on the right side of west Nada and it is worshipped by the victims of Sunya and evil spirits. There is belief that evil spirit flees off, no sooner them a nail is driven into the trunk of the tree.

Hence the crowds throughout  his temple like the shrine of Guruvayur is famous for the celebration of marriages, annaprasana etc and they are conducted in the west Nada of the temple and here congregate people in large numbers both for performing bhajans and offering special pujas. A ritualistic puja called Pushpanjali is very popular here. It is akin to archana with a difference. If it is offered for 41 days regularly, the worshipper reaps several merits. Many hope-lost, desperate Bhaktas gained solace, and prospered well with this Pushpanjal offerings.

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