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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  

A dip releases everyone from the cycle of births and deaths. Asthinimajjana emancipates the dead, for they are the waters of Brahma, consecrated by the contact of Sri Maha Vishnu, and later released from the matted locks of Lord Maheswar.

When Sagara's sons, sixth, thousand in number, were burnt with the atmic power of Kapila, Bhaghiratha wanted to emancipate them. Realizing the efficacy of Ganga water, he did penance lasting for thousands of years, and when Sri Maha Vishnu appeared, he prayed for sending Ganga to marthyaloka. It was granted. But for curtailing the force of descent and violence of flow, he prayed to Maheswar, who on listening to his plight accepted to hold the turbulent Ganga in his matted Jatas, and then allow it flowing in normal way. And he did.

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