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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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PURI
The Abode of Lord Jagannath

It has four gates on four sides and they are called by different names. The Lion's gate on the Eastern side is the biggest, and the others like the Elephant gate on the North, the Horse gate on the South and the Tiger gate on the west come next in size and importance.

The pilgrim entering the temple through the Lion's gate has to ascend 22 steps called the Baisi pahach. In front of the Lion's gate stands a 35 feet high pillar called Anur pillar and it is presided over by the sun's charioteer-Anur. Offering prayers first to it, pilgrims reach the interior part, where there are more than 100 shrines dedicated to almost all the deities found in the Hindu pantheon; and that is the speciality here. As the temple tradition insists on one seeing the principal deities first before circumambulating, let us enter the Bada Deula to feast our eyes with the beauty of the Moola Vigrahas.

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About Puri
Introduction
Unique
The Ratha Yatra.Pg1
The Ratha Yatra.Pg2
Mahaprasad.Pg1
Mahaprasad.Pg2
Its Antiquity
Historicity
Vudayana Episode
Indradryumna Episode.Pg1
Indradryumna Episode.Pg2
The Main Temple....Pg1
You are Here! The Main Temple....Pg2
The Archamurthis.Pg1
The Archamurthis.Pg2
Mini Shrines Around.....
Kalpa Vriksha
Other Sacred Places....Pg1
Other Sacred Places....Pg2
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