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The Temples Of North-East India
The Temples of North-East India - Index Invocation
The Author Introduction
Kedarnath Badrinath
Bhagawan Pasupathinath Of Nepal Gangotri & Yamunotri
Rishikesh Haridwar
Prayag Gaya
Kasi Ayodhya
Kali Ma Of Calcutta Bhuvaneswar
Konark Puri
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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The Earthly August Seat of Dharma


Ayodhya lies on the hanks of the famous Sarayu river, taking `its origin in the Kumayun mountains and is also called Gongra. It finds a reverent mention in the Rig Veda along with Sindhu and Saraswati. It as here on the banks of that self-same holy river Rama was born, nurtured and finally ended his life, making it all the more holy. Realising its holiness, yatris go to it for ceremonial both. For facilitating easy bath in Sarayu, many ghats with broad embankments and sturdy flights of stairs are built by philanthropists from time to  time. Among them Ramghat, Lakshmanghat, Sugrivghat and I Angadghat are specially famous. lnvariably pilgrims take a dip at Swargadwara Rarnghat. The Saiva shrine of Nageswara Mahadev adjoining this lures them first. Another temple Darsaneswar situated in the garden is also worth-seeing. Offering prayers to Siva lingas and other images of gods, they walk straight to 'Hanumangati. 

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