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Vishnu Mayam Jagat
Index Introduction
Chola Nadu  Tamil Nadu 
Thondai Nadu  Vada Nadu 
Malai Nadu Pandya Nadu
Divya Tirupathis
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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MALAINADU  DIVYA TIRUPATHIS

Tirukatkarai - Tirukatkaraiappan Ambalam

This Divya Desam although lying in the proximity of Ernakulam, the premier harbor city of Kerala does not command adequate facilities, either to reaching or staying overnights there. Yet the divinity permeating the whole kshetra has been. drawing ardent Vaishnavates over centuries. The Lord - Tirukatkaraiappan being disposed to devout bhaktas favorably, he is much sought after God for quick emancipation and easy crossing of the samsarasagara. The icon of the archamurti faces south and he is in standing posture. The temple built in Kerala architectural design possesses all the essential parts. The Goddess is called Perumselvanayaki. Kapila Mahaishi was blessed with the darsan of the Lord and his devout austerities were duly rewarded. The temple tank goes by the name of Kapila thirtha and the Vimana, Pushkala. Daily worship is offered according to agama tenets and the annual festivals are celebrated with great eclat. Nammalvar visited and offered Mangalasasana to the Moolavar expressing his devotion to the Lord and land.

It is 11 km off Ernakulam, the port city of Kerala and accessible by auto.

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