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10 Lord Shiva Temples Not To Be Missed This Maha Shiva Ratri

Maha Shivaratri is a Hindu festival celebrated annually in reverence of the god Shiva. It is the day Shiva was married to the goddess Parvathi. According to "Shiva Purana",Sunday is the favourable day to worship Lord Shiva. On Maha Shivarathri Rudrabh ...
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1000 Shiva Linga Temples of Cambodia and Karnataka

1000 Shiva Linga Temples of Cambodia and Karnataka

The one and only 1000 Shiva Lingas seen all across the Slung river of Cambodia and Shalmala river in Karnataka and many in the middle of the river. The Sahasralinga is located 25 kilometres from Angkor watt at Kbal Spean.The shiva lingas get immersed ...
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1000 year old Chola Period Temple of Poruvai

1000 year old Chola Period Temple of Poruvai

1000 year old Chola period Naganathaswami Shiva temple of Poruvai, Tamil nadu is dedicated to the Naga natha swamy the Lord of Snakes and Goddess Madulambika as the one who is of red hue like the pomegranate fruit and in Lalitha Sahasranama mentions o ...
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108 Shiva temple at Papanasam Kumbakonam

108 Shiva temple at Papanasam Kumbakonam

This is the temple built by Lord Rama and who installed 108 Shiva Lingas equally in three rows and is a wonderful sight to see. Rama did so to get rid of the dosha by killing the Ravana who was the great devotee of Lord Shiva, and is located at Papan ...
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108 Shiva Temples of Kanchipuram

108 Shiva Temples of Kanchipuram

Kanchipuram being holy to both devotees of Lord Shiva and Vishnu has 108 Shiva Temples in its peimeter. Here the Lord Shiva is called as Eswaran, so the temple names end that way and is very easy to identify who has built/worshipped in that temple. Go ...
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१०८ शिव लिंगो का मंदिर पापनासम्

यह मंदिर भगवान राम द्वारा बनाया गया है और जो तीन पंक्तियों में समान रूप से 108 शिव लिंगो को स्थापित किया है और देखने के लिए एक अद्भुत दृश्य है। रावण कि हत्या के दोष से छुटकारा पाने के लिए किया था जो भगवान शिव का परम भक्त था और कुंभकोणम, दक्षिण भारत के ...
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27 Nakshatra Star Temple at Tiruvottiyur Chennai

27 Nakshatra Star Temple at Tiruvottiyur Chennai

This is the only other temple in the world apart from Thiruvidaimaruthur in Kumbakonam,Chennai to have this shrine with unique feature of all the 27 stars having a Shiva lingam installed in their names and worshipped. So people of all Rashis come her ...
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२७ नक्षत्र तारक मंदिर थिरूवोत्तरीयुर चेन्नई

२७ नक्षत्र तारक मंदिर थिरूवोत्तरीयुर चेन्नई

चेन्नई में स्थित थिरुविदैमारुथुर से कुंभकोणम में २७ नक्षत्र तारक मंदिर,दुनिया में केवल एक अन्य मंदिर है जहाँ एक शिवलिंग २७ सितारों के साथ उनके नाम में स्थापित किया है और उनकी पूजा करना यहाँ की अनूठी विशेषता है। इसलिए सभी राशियों के लोग यहाँ आते हैं और ...
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7000 year old Nandishwara Teertha Temple in Malleswaram at Bangalore

7000 year old Nandishwara Teertha Temple in Malleswaram at Bangalore

Nandishwara Teertha Shiva temple in Malleswaram at Bangalore is popularly known as Nandhi temple,where water flows out from the mouth of a Nandhi and falls on a Shiva Linga.This water is collected in a huge pond and the source of this is not yet known ...
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७००० वर्ष पुरातन नन्दीश्वरर तीर्थ मंदिर मल्लेश्वरम बेंगलुरू

७००० वर्ष पुरातन नन्दीश्वरर तीर्थ मंदिर मल्लेश्वरम बेंगलुरू

१७ क्रॉस मार्ग , मल्लेस्वरम में स्थित इस शिव मंदिर की खोज अचानक १९९९ में निर्माण कार्य के दौरान हुई। जब रस्ते पर खुदाई शुरू हुई तक यह संपूर्ण संरचना और शिव लिंग प्राप्त हुए। ननधि के मुख से पानी बहते हुए शिव लिंग पर आ पड़ता है। यह पानी एक तालाब में इक ...
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Acharapakkam Shiva Temple for political success in Tamilnadu

Acharapakkam Shiva Temple for political success in Tamilnadu

The Acharapakkam Shiva Temple famous for political success in Tamilnadu, the Lord is known as Atcheeswarar, the Lord who is all powerful and one offering prayers at this temple is said to offer victory and success in politics for those who are genuine ...
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Adi Annamalai Temple in Tiruvannamalai

Adi Annamalai Temple in Tiruvannamalai

The Ancient temple of Tiruvannamalai is known for its famous Annamalaiyar Shiva temple in Tamilnadu which has a legend saying that Brahma, after His dispute with Vishnu about the fiery column, made a lingam and went to the northwest side of the Hill t ...
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Architectural wonder of Kanchipuram at Kailasanathar Temple

Architectural wonder of Kanchipuram at Kailasanathar Temple

One can have Darshan of Lord Shiva in the form of Linga rupa in this temple, as Shodasha Linga with 16 stripes which is very rare to see. The one who want to do parikrama of Lord has to enter the small passage which is called the door of death and com ...
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Aundha Nagnath Jyothirlinga in Maharashtra

Aundha Nagnath Jyothirlinga in Maharashtra

Aundha Nagnath is an Ancient Shiva Temple in Maharashtra which is one of the 12 Jyothirlinga Temple built by Yudhister(Eldest of Pandavas) while on their Vanvas(forest journey) for 14 years. Mahashivtrati and Dussehra are the major festivals here. Dur ...
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Bhadrachalam Rama Temple in Tamilnadu

Bhadrachalam Rama Temple in Tamilnadu

The two Ancient Temples located near Karanodai a village of Erumaivetti palayam consists one to Lord Ram located on top of a hill known as Bhadrachalam Raam Temple with Goddess Seetha seated on his lap with the entire Vigraha made of Salagrama Shila a ...
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Bindrabin Shiva temple in Dadra and Nagar Haveli

Bindrabin Shiva temple in Dadra and Nagar Haveli

The Ancient Bindrabin Shiva Temple of Dadra and Nagar Haveli at Silvasa City is situated on Sakartod River bank, famous for its natural beauty of Hilly Sahyadri mountain ranges and with rich diversity of flora and fauna attracting tourists from all ov ...
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Cave temple Tapkeshwar in Dehradun

Cave temple Tapkeshwar in Dehradun

The Tapekshwar cave temple is the sacred pilgrimage place for Hindu devotees and is one of the oldest temples dedicated to Lord Shiva in the whole of Uttarakhand. The main Shivalinga is situated inside a cave and the ceiling of the cave has a natural ...
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Chidambaram Nataraja Temple Pancha Bootha Sthalam

Chidambaram Nataraja Temple Pancha Bootha Sthalam

Chidambaram Temple (Thillai Nataraja Temple) is a Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Shiva located in the town of Chidambaram spread over 40 acres in the heart of the city Tamil Nadu, of South India. It is one of the foremost of all temples to Shiva Devot ...
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Darasuram Shiva Temple UNESCO Heritage temple

Darasuram Shiva Temple UNESCO Heritage temple

Darasuram Shiva Temple near Thanjavur is the ancient Shiva temple with massive form of Shiva Linga and is on the UNESCO Heritage temple which is well preserved. There is a huge Nandi idol in the courtyard while entering the temple and has shrines for ...
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Different Flowers used to Worship Lord Shiva

Different Flowers used to Worship Lord Shiva

Have a look of the Sacred flowers to worship Lord Shiva, on the auspicious day of Mahashivaratri. We know that the flowers only had great significance in puja, as there are so many means of items used to perform puja's because of the presence of Brahm ...
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