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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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SABARIMALAI

There descended then an enchanting sweet damsel - Mohini riding a dazzling colorful could straight in front of the demon searching for Lord Siva. A look at her took out his breath, as it were. His passion was up, and so he lost mental poise. He approached and stretched his strong, sturdy hands to clasp her; but who did he think she was! Cute Mahavishnu turned Mohini then said with a giggle, "Well, I-will be yours, after bath and Sandhyavandan". 

Deeming it as the Goddess LUCK itself embracing him, he hurried towards the river and made a plunge. In the act of cleaning his body from head to foot, he ran his palm over the head. Lo! ashes were seen flowing along with moving water making hissing sounds. 

Then emerged Lord Siva praising the rescuer, but he fumbled and stammered; for, Mohini's external glamour was so enticing that he craved for union. That union of the two brought forth a third i.e., Hariharaputra. This same legend is told with a different twist beginning with the descent of Mohini. It narrates that Mohini started dancing before the wits-lost, Bhasmasura, who was gazing and gaping at her. 

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