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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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TIRUVANGAD PERUMAL TEMPLE

 

Taking pity he advised them to perform penance in Siva temples. Their penance and penitence were rewarded with boons by Lord Siva. So they decided to build temples at the places where they were liberated-the place where Neela did penance went by the name of Neeleswaram and that of Sweta's penance called Swetaswaram. Sweta built two temples-one for Lord Siva and the other for Vishnu, his istadaivam, now called Rama temple. 

Here in the same campus, he built another shrine for Lord Siva just to appease the fierceness of Lord Siva he installed first. Hence there are three temples lying side by side within one and the same vast prakara. The Siva shrines-facing each other are lying on the north side of the temple - one is known as Vadakkedam and the other Kizhkedam. There is another version attributing Neela's building of a Siva temple at Tiruvanagad, in addition to the one he built at Neeleswaram. Thus Tiruvangad became a centre for the worship of Siva and Vishnu.     

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