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The Mandirs Of   Maharastra
The Mandirs of Maharastra - Index Invocation
The Author Introduction
Kolhapur Pandharpur
Tuljapur Phede
Jejuri Morgaon
Alandi Bhimashankar
Parli Elapura
Shirdi Triyambak
Avantika-Ujjain Prologue
Epilogue Some Shrines Superb
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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       LORD TRYAMBAKESHWAR OF NASIK

NASIK

It is an ancient kshetra sanctified by the association and inhabitation of many celestials and Maharishis. It was renowned as the southern Kasi. The name is a corrupt form of Nasikya thereby means nose, the spot where Surpanaka lost her cars and nose for making amorous overtures to Rama and Lakshmana. There are about sixty holy temples, and famous kunds in front of them. Among them Sundar Narayana, Kala Rama, Narusankar are famous. Each has a fascinating story of its own. Their dimensions, rituals; sculptural adornments, deserve an indispensable visit. Here lies the Panchavati too, where Sri Rama lived with brother Lakshman and Sita during his exile. The temple Kala Rama is perpetuating his memory with several periodical festivals and it is deemed one of the finest modern temples in North were India. It is in its vicinity of 7 KM lie a group of old Buddhist caves called Pandu Lena Caves, built some 2000 years before. Moreover, this sacred kshetra has been held very sacred since the Kritayuga and has been called with different names such as Padmanagar in the Krita yuga, Trikantaka in the Treta yuga, Janarthana in the Dwapara yuga and Nasika in the Kaliyuga. Its fame due to habitation by Maharshis, like Agasthya etc. in the Jansthan lent spiritual glory to the whole of Bharat.

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About Lord Tryambakeshwar Of Nasik
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Sources
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The Legend Of Godavari.Pg1
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The Temple
Poojas And Festivals
Places Of Itineary Interest
The Brahmagiri
You are Here! Nasik
Monasteries And Samadhis
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