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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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KASI
The Royal place of Lord Siva

HISTORICITY

There is no dearth of historical evidence, but the available one is so suffused with the mystery of Lord's sports that it becomes humanly impossible to draw a precise line between legend and history. As it is conscreted by the presence of Ganga, irrigating vast plains, besides cleaning the people of their sins, it has been occupying a conspicuous place from the Vedic times. Many pouranic samrats and and historical personage yearned to extend their sovereignty over the holy and strategic area. The presiding deity - Maheswar in his invisible from too, took a leading part in deciding the fate of people and the city. During the period, when the religious fanaticism reached the zenith, he revealed his cosmic from that brought in far reaching changes. And thereby, he reinforced people's faith in him and also established that physical might is inferior to spiritual might. Many miracles that happened in and around the golden Mandir bear testimony to this fact.

With the advent of Muslims, Kasi fell victim to constant raids, loot, arson and destruction. Some of Mlechchas, in addition to plundering the city, mutilated the sacred Sivalinga and consigned it to unholy places.

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