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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 Himalayan - born River Goddesses  

It is their gift that is creating divine tranquility, instrumental in Maharishis piling up inestimable and inexhaustible Bharatiya vignana; it is the names of these sisters that have become warp and woof of riverine fantasies embodying the glorious history of some illustrious pouranic and historical personages, who wooed and wedded; it is on the banks of these two that marry divine persons incarnated from time to time; it is these two sisters who were worshipped by the celestials too; and it is these twins, who blessed emancipation to the wickedest species mankind by a mere bath. Well, such similarities and the terms of comparison are many; they essay but one thing - telling that they are adorable river sisters, worthy of yearning for a dip or sip.

Now begins the contrast. It proves the superiority one over the other, but it must be kept in mind that each is as great and pious as the other, and so none be degraded, or assigned inferior role, or consigned to unholy places. The greater glory, or the superiority of one is possible, and exists in comparative degree only, else each is as good as the other and as auspicious as the other. And in terms of utility too.

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