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Vegetarian Crocodile in Ananthapura Lake Temple in Kasaragod Kerala

Vegetarian Crocodile in Ananthapura Lake Temple in Kasaragod Kerala

The Only Lake Temple with the Ancient Vegetarian Crocodile named Babiya which eats only vegetables as Food is the center of attraction in Ananthpura temple Kasaragod District of Kerala and gaurdian of this temple lake from the past 150 years. Mystery ...
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Pinnavasal Swamigal and Aandavan Pichai

Pinnavasal Swamigal and Aandavan Pichai

Pinnavasal Swamigal Maha Samadhi is on the banks of the Phalguni river in Pinnavasal and was a follower of Sadasiva Brahmendra whom he considered as his Manasika Guru. Andavan pitchai was a woman who was born in 1899 and shed her mortal coil in 1990, ...
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Koodal Azhaghar Vishnu Temple in Madurai

Koodal Azhaghar Vishnu Temple in Madurai

Koodal Azhagar temple is a Vishnu temple is located in the heart of the temple city of Madurai, just 2-3 kms from the Meenakshi Temple where Lord Vishnu is seen in sitting, standing and reclining positions. The temple has 3 tiered gopuram and the Vima ...
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Holy Ghats of Benaras Varanasi on river Ganga

Holy Ghats of Benaras Varanasi on river Ganga

Benaras is situated on the banks of holy river Ganga and has 87 Ghats which are used for bathing in river,various religious ceremonies and even cremation rituals. The Ganga festival is one of the most important festivals celebrated here along with the ...
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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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Kunkeshwar Shiva temple built by a Muslim sailor

Kunkeshwar Shiva temple built by a Muslim sailor

A holy pilgrimage place for Lord Shiva is located in Kunkeshwar of Maharashtra, also known as Konkan Kashi because of its spiritual significance was built by a Muslim sailor. The idol is made of white stone which is a self manifested jyothirlinga. Thi ...
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Omkareshwar Jyothir Linga Where Adi Sankara met his Guru

Omkareshwar Jyothir Linga Where Adi Sankara met his Guru

Omkareshwar temple is one of the 12 holy Jyothir Lingas of Lord Shiva located in Madhyapradesh on the island called Mandhata or Shivapuri and when seen from above takes the shape of the Hindu holy word "Om" formed by the Narmada river which branches i ...
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Kirateshwar Mahadev Shiva Temple in Sikkim

Kirateshwar Mahadev Shiva Temple in Sikkim

The Kirateshwar Mahadev Temple is located near river Rangit in Legship with a foot bridge that connects the temple to the main road of Western Sikkim. The diety is self manifested one and a visit to this place is equal to a visit to Chaardham (4 holy ...
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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 ...
Dehradun

Gangaikondan Mandapam Hanuman Temple in Kanchipuram

Gangaikondan Mandapam Hanuman Temple in Kanchipuram

The Sacred Ganga river water used in Hanuman Temple of Kanchipuram was brought and stored by the King Rajendra Cholan when he conquered north India. The water is used to perform pujas in Hanuman Temple hence the got the name as Gangaikondan Mandapam ...
Hanuman

32 charitable acts Kamakshi Temple in Kanchipuram

This is the only temple in Kanchipuram where Goddess Kamakshi did 32 acts of charity for the poor people to make their lives more meaningful during her penance. It can also be viewed in Puranas. The symbolic meaning is that the entire humanity should ...
Devi

Hanuman Temple inside a Dam in Kumbhakonam

Hanuman Temple inside a Dam in Kumbhakonam

It is more than two hundred years that Lord Sri Hanuman is protecting this two thousand years old bridge and the dam.Every year before the water is released for cultivation of paddy to the delta, poojas are conducted in this temple. Hanuman Temple ins ...
Hanuman

Upanishad Brahmendra Mutt and Maha Samadhi Temple in Kanchipuram

Upanishad Brahmendra Mutt and Maha Samadhi Temple in Kanchipuram

Upanishad Bramhan Mutt and Samadhi Temple at Sarva Teertham Kanchipuram is the place where Sri Lalitha Sahasranama was taught to sage Agastya by Lord Hayagriva and is a must to visit place as it is with full of treasure and great place of meditation. ...
Gurus

MelaKaveri Temple for Goddess Kaveri Kumbakonam

MelaKaveri Temple for Goddess Kaveri Kumbakonam

This is the only shrine for Goddess Kaveri Ambal (Kaveri river) with Sri Kasiviswanathaswami temple at Melakaveri town in Kumbakonam,Tamilnadu. An Aarti is performed to Cauvery the same way as performed to Ganga Mata at Haridwar and Rishikesh in the e ...
Devi

Seven Sacred Temples of Lord Shiva in Kumbakonam

Seven Sacred Temples of Lord Shiva in Kumbakonam

One of the 7 sacred temples of Lord Shiva known as Sapta Stanam where devotees offer their pujas for Pitru Dosh removal and the Lord is known as Pushpavaneshwarar in the Shiva temple where the Nandhi slightly moved to the left on the request of one of ...
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Temple for Cancer MoonSign Karkata Eswara Shiva Temple

Temple for Cancer MoonSign Karkata Eswara Shiva Temple

This is the only perfect temple for Karkata Rashi or Cancer Moon sign where Scorpion worshipped Lord Shiva who is known as Karkateshwaran ( Lord of Crabs) situated in dense forest with medicinal herbs and 9 wells of which water is used to prepare medi ...
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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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Lord Ganesh with Human Face at Kootanur Shiva Temple in Kumbakonam

Lord Ganesh with Human Face at Kootanur Shiva Temple in Kumbakonam

The only temple in the world where Lord Ganesh seen with Human Face at Kootanur Shiva Temple in Kumbakonam. Visitors visit this temple at Kootanur as it is famous for its Sarawathi temple built by the poet Ottakoothar which existed much before the Sar ...
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Architectural Delight Rama Temple in Kumbakonam

Architectural Delight Rama Temple in Kumbakonam

This is one of the few Rama temples where all the four brothers (Rama, Lakshmana, Bharata and Shtrughana) appear together and is more than 500 years old constructed during the reign of the Nayaka Kings in Kumbakonam. This temple is known as the Ramasw ...
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Thirunedunkalam Shiva Temple in Trichy

Thirunedunkalam Shiva Temple in Trichy

Thirunedunkalam Shiva Temple in Trichy is spread over 2 acres and is a chola period temple with two vimanas over the sanctum sanctorum which cannot be seen in any other temple . The Shiva Linga is a self manifested one and the utsava idol doesn't have ...
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