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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 holy Pitru Kshetra

One day when Dharmavartha was shampooing her husband's tired feet on request, Brahma paid a casual visit. Stopping the shampooing for a while, she got up to extend hospitality due to her father-in-law. In the meanwhile, Marichi woke up, seeing her absent and deeming that as willful abandonment he flew into ungovernable rage and cursed her to become a stone. Though docile and chaste, considering his anger unjustifiable, she retaliated In a fit of anger, uttering that he would be burnt to ashes with Mahadeva's third eye. Thereupon, she sat in deep mediation to get remission and obtained the boon that she would be sanctified by the presence of all gods on that accursed sila at a particular moment when used to steady the rising head of Gaya. Further, due to presence of nods on it, it would liberate ancestors if pindas are placed on it. This pious wish was also granted and since then that sacred stone is called Munda-prishta and is preferred for placing pindas. And it is also worshipped with great ardour due. Devout Hindus offer pindas on it first.

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